sports The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest men's basketball players in Tar Heels history

Many colleges have long traditions of NCAA basketball that breed great talent for the NBA. When thinking of some of the best college basketball players of all time, the North Carolina Tar Heels are one of the best. Including some of the must watch players of March Madness 2018, here is a list of the best North Carolina Tar Heels of all time! Take a look at this list of North Carolina Tar Heels basketball players and vote up your favorites! 

From famous all time North Carolina greats like Michael Jordan and James Worthy, to other lesser known players, this a great list of the top North Carolina Tar Heels basketball players. So, take a look at these great North Carolina Tar Heels and vote up the ones you like the best! Who are the greatest North Carolina Tar Heels of all time? The best basketball players ever in North Carolina history? Be sure to vote up your favorites!

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Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Michael Jordan Shooting guard, Small forward

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383 101
James Worthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
James Worthy Small forward

3
423 119
Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Vince Carter Shooting guard, Small forward

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348 144
Tyler Hansbrough is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Tyler Hansbrough Power forward, Center

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238 82
Jerry Stackhouse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Jerry Stackhouse Shooting guard, Small forward

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234 81
Bob McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Bob McAdoo Power forward, Center

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250 91
Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rasheed Wallace Small forward, Power forward, Center

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233 82
Antawn Jamison is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Antawn Jamison Small forward, Power forward

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220 77
Sam Perkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Sam Perkins Power forward, Center

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177 52
Kenny Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Kenny Smith Point guard

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171 56
Ty Lawson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Ty Lawson Point guard

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166 57
Phil Ford is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Phil Ford Point guard

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131 38
Brad Daugherty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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114 31
Billy Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Billy Cunningham Shooting guard, Small forward

The Greatest South Carolina Basketball Players of All Time

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179 78
Marcus Paige is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Marcus Paige Guard

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152 60
Harrison Barnes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Walter Davis Shooting guard, Small forward

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142 58
Danny Green is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Danny Green Shooting guard, Small forward

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75 13
Justin Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
1519305940964 added Justin Jackson Forward

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134 55
Brice Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Brice Johnson Forward

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95 28
Wayne Ellington is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Wayne Ellington Shooting guard

The Best Athletes of All Time

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114 42
Raymond Felton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Raymond Felton Point guard

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77 23
Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Bobby Jones Small forward

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86 37
Tyler Zeller is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Tyler Zeller Power forward, Center

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73 27
Charles Thomas Scott is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Charles Thomas Scott Shooting guard

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67 23
Hubert Davis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Hubert Davis Shooting guard

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57 15
Marvin Williams is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Marvin Williams Small forward, Power forward

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57 15
Kendall Marshall is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Kendall Marshall Point guard

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87 40
Sean May is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Sean May Power forward

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69 29
Ed Cota is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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70 30
Lennie Rosenbluth is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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100 57
Julius Peppers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Julius Peppers

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59 29
Mitch Kupchak is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Mitch Kupchak Power forward, Center

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47 34
Joseph Forte is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Joseph Forte Shooting guard

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65 64
Rashad McCants is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rashad McCants Shooting guard