ncaa The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
309 votes 64 voters 42 items

List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Terrapins history based only on the player's college career.

Maryland basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Maryland Terrapins of all-time. This list of Maryland basketball players includes current and former players, along with the seasons played with the college. Featuring All-Americans, players in the NBA, and school legends who had their jerseys retired, the top players from University of Maryland men's basketball team history include John Lucas, Steve Francis, Len Bias, and Steve Blake. Who is the best Maryland Terrapin ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Maryland Terrapins roster has the starting five: Anthony Cowan, Darryl Morsell, Dion Wiley, Kevin Huerter, and Bruno Fernando.

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Maryland basketball players in Terrapins history. Feel free to add any Terrapin freshmen, NBA rookies, or Maryland alumni missing from the list.

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Len Bias is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Len Bias 1982–1986

2
13 1
Juan Dixon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Juan Dixon Shooting guard - 1998–2002

3
18 4
Steve Francis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Steve Francis Point guard, Shooting guard - 1998–1999  

4
15 2
John Lucas II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
John Lucas II 1972–1976

5
14 5
Joe Smith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Joe Smith Power forward, Center - 1993–1995

6
12 5
Steve Blake is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Steve Blake Point guard - 1999–2003

7
7 1
Buck Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Buck Williams Power forward - 1978–1981

8
7 1
Tom McMillen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Tom McMillen 1972–1974

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9 3
Greivis Vásquez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Greivis Vásquez Point guard, Shooting guard - 2006–2010

10
10 4
Len Elmore is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Len Elmore Power forward, Center - 1971–1974

11
7 2
Walt Williams is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Walt Williams Shooting guard, Small forward - 1988–1992

12
8 4
Gene Shue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Gene Shue 1951–1954

13
8 4
Keith Booth is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Keith Booth Small forward - 1993–1997

14
7 3
Johnny Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Johnny Rhodes 1992–1996

The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time

15
6 2
Albert King is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Albert King Shooting guard, Small forward - 1977–1981

16
8 5
Lonny Baxter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Lonny Baxter Power forward, Center - 1998–2002

17
7 4
Ernie Graham is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Ernie Graham 1978–1981

18
5 2
Adrian Branch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Adrian Branch 1981–1985

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4 1
Tony Massenburg is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Tony Massenburg Power forward, Forward-center - 1986–1990

20
3 0
Ben Coleman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Ben Coleman Power forward - 1979–1981

21
3 0
Chris Wilcox is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Chris Wilcox Power forward, Center - 2000–2002  

The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

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7 5
Boze Berger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Boze Berger 1929–1932

23
5 3
Diamond Stone is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Diamond Stone 2015–2016

24
3 1
Maurice Howard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Maurice Howard 1972-1976

25
2 0
Brad Davis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Brad Davis 1974–1977

26
2 0
Laron Profit is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Laron Profit 1995–1999

27
4 3
Jake Layman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Jake Layman Guard, Forward - 2012–2016

28
2 1
Jim O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Jim O'Brien 1970–1973

The Bustiest Athletes That Make You Love Sports

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2 1
Jerrod Mustaf is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Jerrod Mustaf Power forward - 1988–1990

30
1 0
Obinna Ekezie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Obinna Ekezie Center - 1995–1999

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1 0
Barry Yates is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Barry Yates 1970–1971

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1 0
Evers Burns is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Evers Burns 1989–1993

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1 0
Steve Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Steve Sheppard 1974–1977

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1 0
Terence Morris is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Terence Morris Power forward, Center - 1997–2001

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1 0
Jerry Greenspan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Jerry Greenspan 1960–1963

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1 0
Lawrence Boston is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Lawrence Boston 1975–1978

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1 1
D. J. Strawberry is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
D. J. Strawberry Point guard, Shooting guard - 2003–2007

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1 1
Derrick Lewis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Derrick Lewis 1984–1988

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0 0
Charles Pittman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Charles Pittman Power forward - 1980–1982

40
4 5
Jordan Williams is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Jordan Williams Power forward - 2009–2011

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3 4
Alex Len is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
Alex Len Center - 2011–2013

42
2 3
James Gist is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Maryland Basketball Players of All Time
James Gist Power forward - 2004–2008