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The Best NBA Players from Iowa

Updated May 31, 2019 2.0k votes 288 voters 6.5k views25 items

List RulesOnly NBA players born in Iowa.

Here are the best NBA players from Iowa. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Iowa includes Harrison Barnes, Kirk Hinrich, Nick Collison, and Darren Daye. Who is the greatest NBA player from Iowa?

Vote up the top Iowa NBA players, and add your favorite players if they're missing from the list. 

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    Kyle Korver

    Lakewood, California
    Kyle Elliot Korver (born March 17, 1981) is an American professional basketball player for the...  more
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    Harrison Barnes

    Ames, Iowa
    Harrison Bryce Jordan Barnes (born May 30, 1992) is an American professional basketball player...  more
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    Kirk Hinrich

    Sioux City, Iowa
    Kirk James Hinrich (born January 2, 1981) is an American former professional basketball...  more
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    Nick Collison

    Orange City, Iowa
    Nicholas John Collison (born October 26, 1980) is an American former professional basketball...  more
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    Bob Hansen

    Des Moines, Iowa
    Robert Louis Hansen II (born January 18, 1961) is an American former professional basketball...  more
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    Fred Hoiberg

    Lincoln, Nebraska
    Fredrick Kristian Hoiberg (born October 15, 1972) is an America college basketball coach and...  more
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    Matt Bullard

    Des Moines, Iowa
    Matthew Gordon Bullard (born June 5, 1967) is an American former professional basketball...  more
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    Raef LaFrentz

    Hampton, Iowa
    Raef Andrew LaFrentz (born May 29, 1976) is an American retired professional basketball power...  more
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    Jarrod Uthoff

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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    Ryan Bowen

    Fort Madison, Iowa
    Ryan Cleo Bowen (born November 20, 1975) is an American former professional basketball player...  more
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    Marcus Paige

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    Marcus Taylor Paige is an American college basketball player for the University of North...  more
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    Jon Koncak

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    Jon Francis Koncak (born May 17, 1963) is a former American professional basketball player. A...  more
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    Kevin Kunnert

    Dubuque, Iowa
    Kevin Robert Kunnert (born November 11, 1951) is a retired American basketball player in the...  more
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    Kenny Fields

    Iowa City, Iowa
    Kenny Fields (born February 9, 1962) is an American former professional basketball player who...  more
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    Dick Gibbs

    Ames, Iowa
    Dick Gibbs is an American retired professional basketball player. He played in the National...  more
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    Darren Daye

    Des Moines, Iowa
    Darren Keefe Daye (born November 30, 1960) is a retired American professional basketball...  more
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    Todd Mundt

    Iowa City, Iowa
    Todd Mundt (born May 17, 1970 in Iowa City, Iowa) is a retired American professional National...  more
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    Brett Szabo

    Postville, Post Township
    Brett Leon Szabo (born (1968-02-01)February 1, 1968 in Postville, Iowa) is a retired American...  more
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    Murray Wier

    Grandview, Iowa
    Murray Neal Wier (December 12, 1926 – April 6, 2016), nicknamed "Rampaging Redhead" and...  more
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    Luke Zeller

    Ames, Iowa
    Luke Zeller is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Austin Toros...  more
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    16
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    Al Eberhard

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    Allen Dean Eberhard is a retired American basketball player for the Detroit Pistons of the...  more
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    Loren Meyer

    Emmetsburg, Iowa
    Loren Henry Meyer (born December 30, 1972) is a retired American professional basketball...  more
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    Matt Fish

    Washington, Iowa
    Matt Fish (born November 18, 1969) is a retired American professional basketball player who...  more
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    Patrick O'Bryant

    Oskaloosa, Iowa
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    Adam Woodbury

    Sioux City, IA Adam Woodbury is an American basketball player for the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA G League. He was a Division I basketball player for the University of Iowa men's basketball team.
    Adam Woodbury (born January 13, 1994) is an American basketball player for the Grand Rapids...  more