Basketball The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time  

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

Miami basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Miami Hurricanes of all-time. This list of Miami 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 Miami men's basketball team history include Rick Barry, Shane Larkin, James Jones, and Jack McClinton. Who is the best Miami Hurricane ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Miami Hurricanes roster has the starting five: Chris Lykes, Ja-Quan Newton, Lonnie Walker, Anthony Lawrence, Jr., and Dewan Huell.

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

list ordered by

1
40 2
Rick Barry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward -

1962–1965

2
23 8
James Jones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward -

1999–2003

3
24 10
Shane Larkin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

2011–2013

4
14 3
Tim James is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward -

1995–1999

5
14 3
John Salmons is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward -

1998–2002

6
15 5
Sheldon Mac is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Sheldon Mac

2014–2016

7
15 5
Lonnie Walker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Lonnie Walker

2017–2018

8
12 3
Davon Reed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time

2013–2017

9
9 1
Ángel Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Ángel Rodríguez

2014–2016

10
18 11
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Jimmy Graham

2005-2009

11
10 5
Dewan Huell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Dewan Huell

2016–2018

12
10 5
Dick Hickox is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Dick Hickox

1958–1961

13
11 6
Julian Gamble is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Julian Gamble Forward-center -

2008–2013

14
9 4
Malcolm Grant is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Malcolm Grant

2009–2012

15
11 7
Reggie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

2008–2013

16
10 6
Tito Horford is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Tito Horford

1986–1988

17
9 5
Robert Hite is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Robert Hite

2002–2006

18
8 4
Kenny Kadji is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Kenny Kadji Forward-center -

2011–2013

19
6 3
Darius Rice is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Darius Rice

2000–2004

20
9 7
Jack McClinton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

2006–2009

21
6 4
DeQuan Jones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
DeQuan Jones Shooting guard, Small forward -

2008–2012

22
5 3
LeRoy Hurd is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
LeRoy Hurd

1999–2001

23
8 7
Guillermo Diaz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time

2003–2006

24
4 4
Jermaine Walker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Jermaine Walker

1996-1998

25
2 2
Dwayne Collins is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Dwayne Collins Power forward -

2006–2010

26
7 8
Manu Lecomte is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Manu Lecomte

2013–2015

27
4 5
Durand Scott is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Durand Scott Shooting guard -

2009–2013

28
4 5
Constantin Popa is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Constantin Popa Center -

1991-1995

29
3 4
Erik Swoope is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Erik Swoope Power forward -

2010-2014

30
3 4
James Palmer Jr. is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
James Palmer Jr.

2014–2016

31
2 4
John Shoemaker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
John Shoemaker

1974-1978

32
2 4
Ismaël N'Diaye is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Ismaël N'Diaye

2002-2003

33
2 4
Will Allen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Will Allen

1969-1971

34
1 3
Joe Wylie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Joe Wylie

1988–1991

35
2 5
Denis Clemente is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Denis Clemente

2005-2007

36
1 5
Trey McKinney Jones is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Trey McKinney Jones Point guard, Shooting guard -

2011–2013

37
5 10
Anthony King is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Miami Basketball Players of All Time
Anthony King

2003–2008