NCAA The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
510 votes 76 voters 41 items

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

St. John's basketball fans, we’re ranking the best St. John's Red Storm of all-time. This list of St. John's 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 St. John's University men's basketball team history include Mark Jackson, Chris Mullin, Metta World Peace, and Malik Sealy. Who is the best St. John's Red Storm ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the St. John's Red Storm roster has the starting five: Shamorie Ponds, Justin Simon, Bashir Ahmed, Marvin Clark, Jr., and Tariq Owens. 

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest St. John's basketball players in Red Storm history. Feel free to add any Red Storm freshmen, NBA rookies, or St. John's alumni missing from the list.

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Chris Mullin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Chris Mullin Shooting guard, Small forward - 1981–1985

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Mark Jackson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Mark Jackson Point guard - 1983–1987

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Malik Sealy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Malik Sealy Shooting guard - 1988–1992  

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Metta World Peace is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Metta World Peace Small forward - 1997–1999

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Willie Glass is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Willie Glass 1983-1987

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Felipe López is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Felipe López Shooting guard

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Walter Berry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Walter Berry Power forward - 1984–1986

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Frank McGuire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Frank McGuire 1933–1936

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Al McGuire is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Al McGuire 1947–1951

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Bill Wennington is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Wennington Center - 1981–1985

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Maurice Harkless is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Maurice Harkless Small forward - 2011–2012  

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Dick McGuire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Dick McGuire 1943–1949

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James Scott is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
James Scott 1993–1995

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JaKarr Sampson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
JaKarr Sampson Forward - 2012–2014

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Sir’Dominic Pointer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Sir’Dominic Pointer Guard, Forward - 2011–2015

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Jayson Williams is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Jayson Williams Power forward, Center - 1987–1990

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Tony Jackson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Tony Jackson 1958–1961

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Dwight Hardy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Dwight Hardy 2009–2011

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Lamont Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Lamont Hamilton 2003–2007

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Sonny Dove is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Sonny Dove 1964–1967

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Zendon Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Zendon Hamilton Power forward, Center - 1994–1998

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D. J. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
D. J. Kennedy Shooting guard, Small forward, Guard - 2007–2011  

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Lavor Postell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Lavor Postell 1996–2000

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Erick Barkley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Erick Barkley 1998–2000

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Marcus Hatten is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Marcus Hatten 2001–2003

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Shawnelle Scott is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Shawnelle Scott Center - 1990–1994

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Robert Werdann is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Robert Werdann Center - 1988–1992  

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Ron Rowan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Rowan 1984–1986

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Shelton Jones is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Shelton Jones 1984–1988

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Alan Seiden is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Alan Seiden 1956–1959

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Paris Horne is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Paris Horne 2007–2011  

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Rowan Barrett is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Rowan Barrett 1992–1996

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D'Angelo Harrison is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
D'Angelo Harrison 2011–2015

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Omar Cook is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Omar Cook Point guard - 2000–2001

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Justin Burrell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Justin Burrell Point guard - 2009-2011

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Phil Greene IV is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Phil Greene IV 2011-2015

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Durand Johnson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Durand Johnson Forward - 2015-2016

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Justin Brownlee is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Justin Brownlee 2009–2011

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Sean Evans is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Sean Evans 2007–2011

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Eugene Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Eugene Lawrence 2004–2008

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Orlando Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest St. John's Basketball Players of All Time
Orlando Sánchez 2013–2014