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The Best NC State Basketball Players Ever

Updated November 13, 2018 6.6k votes 886 voters 19.1k views31 items

List RulesVote up the greatest men's basketball players in NC State history

Many colleges have storied traditions of tremendous Men's NCAA basketball programs. When thinking of some of the absolute best of all time, the NC State Wolfpack have to be on the short list. Here is a list of the best NC State Wolfpack of all time! The best Wolfpack players in the history of their men's basketball program. Take a look at this list of NC State basketball players and vote up your favorites! 

From all time greats like David Thompson to Julius Hodge, to other players you might not remember so well, this is a great list of the top NC State basketball players. So, take a look at these great NC State Wolfpack and vote up the players that you think are truly some the greatest NC State basketball players of all time. Who are the greatest NC State players ever? Who do you think are the best NC State basketball players of all time?
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  • 1
    David Thompson

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    #900 of 1,816 The Best Athletes Of All Time#38 of 161 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

  • 2
    Spud Webb
    176
    59

    Spud Webb

    Point guard

    Age57

    BirthplaceDallas, Texas

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Sacramento Kings, Orlando Magic, Minnesota Timberwolves

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    #27 of 150 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History#24 of 120 The Fastest NBA Players of All Time

  • 3
    Tommy Burleson
    194
    80

    Age67

    BirthplaceCrossnore, North Carolina

    TeamsKansas City Kings, Atlanta Hawks, Seattle Supersonics

  • 4
    Thurl Bailey
    217
    95

    Thurl Bailey

    Power forward, Center

    Age58

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    TeamsUtah Jazz, Minnesota Timberwolves

  • 5
    T. J. Warren
    262
    126

    T. J. Warren

    Small forward

    Age26

    Number1

    TeamsIndiana Pacers

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    #73 of 96 The Most Overrated Players In The NBA Today#167 of 294 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today

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    Rodney Monroe
  • 8
    Tom Gugliotta
    213
    97

    Tom Gugliotta

    Power forward

    Age50

    BirthplaceHuntington Station, New York

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Utah Jazz, Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics

  • 9
    Chris Corchiani
  • 10
    Sidney Lowe
  • 11
    Lorenzo Charles
    157
    69

    Lorenzo Charles

    Small forward

    AgeDec. at 48 (1963-2011)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks

  • 12
    Nate McMillan
    151
    65

    Nate McMillan

  • 13
    Vinny Del Negro
    161
    73

    Vinny Del Negro

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age54

    BirthplaceSpringfield, Massachusetts

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks

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    #624 of 786 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#102 of 213 The Best White Players in NBA History

  • 14
    Julius Hodge
    191
    95

    Julius Hodge

    Shooting guard, Small forward

    Age36

    BirthplaceHarlem, New York City, New York

    TeamsMilwaukee Bucks, Denver Nuggets

  • 15
    Kenny Carr
    136
    57

    Kenny Carr

    Small forward, Power forward

    Age64

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers, Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons

  • 16
    239
    153

    Dennis Smith, Jr.

  • 17
    Monte Towe
  • 18
    Anthony Barber
    139
    79

    Anthony Barber

  • 19
    Charles Whitney
    93
    49

    Charles Whitney

  • 20
    Ronnie Shavlik
    93
    55

    Ronnie Shavlik

    Center

    AgeDec. at 50 (1933-1983)

    BirthplaceDenver, Colorado, United States of America

    TeamsNew York Knicks

  • 21
    Charles Shackleford
    69
    39

    Charles Shackleford

    Power forward, Center

    Age53

    BirthplaceKinston, North Carolina

    TeamsPhiladelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets, Minnesota Timberwolves

  • 22
    55
    32

    Hawkeye Whitney

  • 23
    Chris Washburn
    85
    67

    Age54

    BirthplaceHickory, North Carolina

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Golden State Warriors

  • 24
    JJ Hickson
    80
    70

    JJ Hickson

    Power forward

    Age31

    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia

    Number21

  • 25
    Trevor Lacey