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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413 109
James Worthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
James Worthy Small forward

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456 131
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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251 85
Antawn Jamison is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Antawn Jamison Small forward, Power forward

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256 88
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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Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rasheed Wallace Small forward, Power forward, Center

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249 85
Bob McAdoo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Bob McAdoo Power forward, Center

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

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233 81
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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189 56
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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183 59
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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149 41
Brad Daugherty is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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179 61
Phil Ford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Phil Ford Point guard

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125 35
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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Harrison Barnes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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Marcus Paige is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Marcus Paige Guard

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Danny Green is listed (or ranked) 17 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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146 56
Brice Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 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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117 36
Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Walter Davis Shooting guard, Small forward

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Justin Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
1519305940964 added Justin Jackson Forward

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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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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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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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65 15
Marvin Williams is listed (or ranked) 24 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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Hubert Davis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
bigulcards added Hubert Davis Shooting guard

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Kendall Marshall is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Kendall Marshall Point guard

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80 30
Charles Thomas Scott is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Charles Thomas Scott Shooting guard

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90 38
Tyler Zeller is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Tyler Zeller Power forward, Center

The Best Michigan Basketball Players Ever

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92 43
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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76 30
Ed Cota is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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78 32
Lennie Rosenbluth is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever

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108 60
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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66 31
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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56 35
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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73 69
Rashad McCants is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Rashad McCants Shooting guard

The Creepiest Sports Mascots

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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

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John Henson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
CurranCampbell added John Henson Power forward

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Larry Brown Point guard

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

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Rick Fox is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best North Carolina Men's Basketball Players Ever
Dave_7672 added Rick Fox Small forward

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