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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1
812 89
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

2
467 126
James Worthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward

3
519 149
Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

4
286 98
Bob McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

5
307 110
Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward, Power forward, Center

6
283 99
Antawn Jamison is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward, Power forward

7
287 103
Jerry Stackhouse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

8
398 173
Tyler Hansbrough is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

9
259 92
Sam Perkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

10
217 68
Kenny Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

11
174 46
Brad Daugherty is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

12
208 67
Phil Ford is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

13
207 70
Ty Lawson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

14
143 43
Billy Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

15
184 75
Harrison Barnes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

16
176 70
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
132 41
Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard, Small forward

18
204 95
Marcus Paige is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Guard

19
139 52
Raymond Felton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Point guard

20
158 66
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 Forward

21
114 36
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 Shooting guard

22
99 27
Justin Jackson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
1519305940964 added Forward

23
91 30
Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Small forward

24
91 33
Charles Thomas Scott is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard

25
101 42
Tyler Zeller is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

26
82 28
Hubert Davis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Shooting guard

27
75 24
Marvin Williams is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Small forward, Power forward

28
71 21
Kendall Marshall is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Point guard

29
103 47
Sean May is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward

30
83 33
Ed Cota is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

31
83 36
Lennie Rosenbluth is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

32
122 69
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

33
73 35
Mitch Kupchak is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Power forward, Center

34
61 41
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 Shooting guard

35
7 0
Jawad Williams is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
CurranCampbell added Jawad Williams Forward

36
11 2
Rick Fox is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Small forward

37
9 1
George Lynch is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Small forward, Power forward

38
9 1
Eric Montross is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Center

39
11 5
Joel Berry is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
CurranCampbell added Joel Berry Point Guard

40
9 3
J.R. Reid is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Power forward

41
76 74
Rashad McCants is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Shooting guard

42
6 1
John Henson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
CurranCampbell added Power forward

43
5 1
Joe Wolf is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Power forward, Center

44
5 2
Larry Miller is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Larry Miller

45
4 1
Mike O'Koren is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added

46
4 2
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
4 4
James McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Small forward, Power forward