NBA The Best NBA Players from South Carolina  

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List Rules Only NBA players born in South Carolina.

Here are the best NBA players from South Carolina. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in South Carolina includes Kevin Garnett, Alex English, Khris Middleton, and Larry Nance. Who is the greatest NBA player from South Carolina?

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

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Kevin Garnett is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America
Kevin Garnett was born in May 19, 1976 in Maulding, SC. He's a professional basket player for the NBA's Boston Celtics Team. His career began when he was drafted (5th Draft) by the Minnesota ...more

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Alex English is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America
Alexander English is a retired American basketball player. He was most recently an assistant coach with the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association. Born in Columbia, South ...more

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Xavier McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America
Xavier Maurice McDaniel, nicknamed the X-Man, is a retired American National Basketball Association player who, at 6 ft 7 in, played both small forward and power forward. He is the former head ...more

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Khris Middleton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America
James Khristian "Khris" Middleton is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association. Middleton was ...more

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Larry Nance is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Anderson, South Carolina, United States of America
Larry Donnell Nance is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6 ft 10 in forward from Clemson University, Nance played 13 seasons in the NBA as a member of the Phoenix Suns and ...more

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Jermaine O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America
Jermaine Lee O'Neal is an American professional basketball player who is currently a free agent. The 6 ft 11 in, 255 lb forward-center had a successful high school career and declared his ...more

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Levern Tart is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Marion, South Carolina, United States of America
Levern Tart was an American basketball player.

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Raymond Felton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Marion, South Carolina, United States of America
Raymond Bernard Felton, Jr. is an American professional basketball point guard who currently plays with the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association. Felton played college ...more

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Ramon Sessions is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States of America
Ramon Sessions is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association. He was drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks with the ...more

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Jayson Williams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Ritter, South Carolina, United States of America
Jayson Williams is an American former professional basketball player. He played for the Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Nets of the National Basketball Association. In 2010, Williams pled ...more

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Kevin Brooks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Kevin Brooks Beaufort, North Carolina, United States of America
Kevin Brooks is a retired American professional basketball player. He is a graduate of White Castle High School in White Castle, Louisiana, and graduated from the University of Louisiana at ...more

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Jawun Evans is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Jawun Evans is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association.

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Trevor Booker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Newberry, South Carolina, United States of America
Trevor Booker is a Forward-Center on the Clemson Tigers men's basketball team.

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Sindarius Thornwell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Sindarius Thornwell is an American basketball player.

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Jim Barnett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America
James Franklin Barnett is a former professional basketball player. He is in his 30th season as a television analyst for the Golden State Warriors.

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Brice Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States of America
Brice Johnson is a basketball player who plays for the North Carolina Tar Heels.

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Willie Anderson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America
Willie Lloyd Anderson, Jr. is a retired American professional basketball player. After attending the University of Georgia, he was selected by the San Antonio Spurs with the 10th pick of the ...more

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Michael Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America
Michael DeAngelo Dickerson is an American former professional basketball player who was a member of the Houston Rockets and Vancouver/Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA. He is a cousin of former NBA ...more

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Torrey Craig is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Torrey Craig Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America
Torrey Craig is a basketball player.

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Laron Profit is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Laron Profit Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America
Bronta Laron Profit is an American professional basketball coach and former player.

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Josh Powell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America
Josh Powell is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Houston Rockets of the NBA.

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Mike Gibson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Mike Gibson

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Tom Henderson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Newberry, South Carolina, United States of America
Thomas Edward "Tom" Henderson is an American former professional basketball player born in Newberry, South Carolina. A tough-minded 6'4" guard from the University of Hawaii, ...more

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Mikki Moore is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States of America
Clinton Renard "Mikki" Moore is an American professional basketball player.

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Pete Chilcutt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Players from South Carolina
Pete Chilcutt USA, South Carolina, Sumter
Peter Shawn "Pete" Chilcutt is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the NBA. Born in Sumter, South Carolina, Chilcutt attended Tuscaloosa Academy, located in ...more