NCAA The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
454 votes 94 voters 27 items

List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Boilermakers history based only on the player's college career.

Purdue basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Purdue Boilermakers of all-time. This list of Purdue basketball players includes current and former players, along with the seasons played with the college. Featuring All-Americans, players in the NBA, and school legends who had their jerseys retired, the top players from Purdue University men's basketball team history include Glenn Robinson, Caleb Swanigan, Rick Mount, and Joe Barry Carroll. Who is the best Purdue Boilermaker ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Purdue Boilermakers roster has the starting five: P. J. Thomspon, Carsen Edwards, Dakota Mathias, Vince Edwards, and Isac Haas.

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Purdue basketball players in Boilermakers history. Feel free to add any Boilermaker freshmen, NBA rookies, or Purdue alumni missing from the list.

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Glenn Robinson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Glenn Robinson Small forward - 1992-1994

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Rick Mount is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Rick Mount 1967-1970

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Joe Barry Carroll is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Joe Barry Carroll Center - 1976-1980

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E'Twaun Moore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
E’Twaun Moore Point guard, Shooting guard - 2007-2011

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JaJuan Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
JaJuan Johnson Power forward, Center - 2007-2011

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Dave Schellhase is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Dave Schellhase 1963-1966

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Brian Cardinal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Brian Cardinal Small forward - 1996-2000

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Terry Dischinger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Terry Dischinger 1959-1962

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Robbie Hummel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Robbie Hummel 2007-2012

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Caleb Swanigan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
NicolasMorles added Caleb Swanigan F/

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Chris Kramer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Chris Kramer 2006-2010

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Brad Miller is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Brad Miller Center - 1994-1998

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Cuonzo Martin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Cuonzo Martin 1991-1995

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Troy Lewis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Troy Lewis 1984-1988

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Walter Jordan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Walter Jordan 1974-1978

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Russell Cross is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Russell Cross Center - 1980-1983

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A.J. Hammons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
NicolasMorles added A.J. Hammons Center

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John Garrett is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
John Garrett 1972-1975

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Don Beck is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Don Beck 1952-1955

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Steve Reid is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Steve Reid 1982-1985

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Everette Stephens is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Everette Stephens 1984-1988

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Bruce Parkinson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Bruce Parkinson 1972-1977

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Tony Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Tony Jones 1986-1990

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Brian Walker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Brian Walker 1978-1981

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Porter Roberts is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Porter Roberts 1992-1996

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Henry Ebershoff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Henry Ebershoff 1964-1967

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Will Franklin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Purdue Basketball Players of All Time
Will Franklin 1969-1972