Sports The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
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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!

list ordered by

1
879 93
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

2
508 136
James Worthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward

3
562 161
Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

4
332 120
Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward, Power forward, Center

5
313 110
Bob McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

6
308 112
Jerry Stackhouse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

7
283 99
Sam Perkins is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

8
426 182
Tyler Hansbrough is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

9
304 112
Antawn Jamison is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward, Power forward

10
239 75
Kenny Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

11
233 72
Phil Ford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

12
226 73
Ty Lawson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

13
187 53
Brad Daugherty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

14
201 77
Harrison Barnes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

15
153 47
Billy Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

16
194 75
Danny Green is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Shooting guard, Small forward

17
145 45
Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

18
152 56
Raymond Felton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

19
215 102
Marcus Paige is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Guard

20
123 39
Wayne Ellington is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Shooting guard

21
167 71
Brice Johnson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Forward

22
109 30
Justin Jackson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
1519305940964 added Forward

23
100 34
Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward

24
89 26
Marvin Williams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Small forward, Power forward

25
101 36
Charles Thomas Scott is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard

26
111 47
Tyler Zeller is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

27
139 71
Julius Peppers is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added

28
113 51
Sean May is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward

29
87 34
Hubert Davis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Shooting guard

30
75 25
Kendall Marshall is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Point guard

31
87 36
Ed Cota is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

32
86 38
Lennie Rosenbluth is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

33
81 38
Mitch Kupchak is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

34
31 4
Rick Fox is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Small forward

35
66 45
Joseph Forte is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Guest_54fea734-4432-449e-80a9-7119ce605ab2 added Shooting guard

36
24 9
Joel Berry is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
CurranCampbell added Joel Berry Point Guard

37
18 7
J.R. Reid is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Power forward

38
16 5
Eric Montross is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Center

39
15 4
George Lynch is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Small forward, Power forward

40
84 80
Rashad McCants is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard

41
12 5
Larry Miller is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Larry Miller

42
9 3
Jawad Williams is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
CurranCampbell added Jawad Williams Forward

43
9 4
Mike O'Koren is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added

44
12 8
James McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Small forward, Power forward

45
8 4
John Henson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
CurranCampbell added Power forward

46
7 5
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Point guard

47
6 5
Joe Wolf is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Power forward, Center

48
0 1
Al Wood is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Charles Rothman added Al Wood