College Sports The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
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List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Tigers history based only on the player's college career.

Missouri basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Missouri Tigers of all-time. This list of Missouri 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 Missouri men's basketball team history include Jordan Clarkson, DeMarre Carroll, Kareem Rush, and Norm Stewart. Who is the best Missouri Tiger ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Missouri Tigers roster has the starting five: Kassius Robertson, Cullen VanLeer, Jordan Barnett, Kevin Puryear, and Jeremiah Tilmon.

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

list ordered by

1
26 2
Anthony Peeler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

1988–1992

2
22 4
Doug Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Doug Smith Power forward -

1987–1991

3
16 2
Larry Drew is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

1976–1980

4
23 7
Steve Stipanovich is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Center -

1979–1983

5
19 4
Keyon Dooling is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard -

1998–2000

6
27 11
DeMarre Carroll is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward -

2007–2009

7
21 6
Kareem Rush is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

1999–2002

8
23 8
Jon Sundvold is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time

1979–1983

9
32 16
Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Guard -

2013–2014

10
18 4
Melvin Booker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Melvin Booker

1990–1994

11
21 7
Derrick Chievous is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Derrick Chievous

1984–1988

12
14 5
Kim English is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Kim English Guard -

2008–2012

13
10 4
Rickey Paulding is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Rickey Paulding

2000–2004

14
11 5
Linas Kleiza is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward -

2003–2005

15
12 8
Norm Stewart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time

1953–1956

16
12 9
Willie Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Willie Smith

1974–1976

 

17
9 6
Phil Pressey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time

2010–2013

18
7 4
Jabari Brown is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Jabari Brown

2012–2014

19
8 6
Bill Stauffer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Stauffer

1949–1952

20
7 5
John Brown is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time

1969–1973

21
5 6
Al Eberhard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Al Eberhard

1971–1974

22
5 6
Alex Oriakhi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Alex Oriakhi Power forward, Center -

2012–2013

23
4 6
Leo Lyons is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Leo Lyons Power forward -

2005–2009

24
6 9
Thomas Gardner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward -

2003–2006

25
2 6
J. T. Tiller is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
J. T. Tiller

2006–2010

26
2 6
Marshall Brown is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Marshall Brown

2004–2008

27
1 5
Jason Horton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Jason Horton

2004-2008

28
2 7
Stefhon Hannah is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Missouri Basketball Players of All Time
Stefhon Hannah Guard -

2006–2008