Basketball The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time  

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

Stanford basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Stanford Cardinal of all-time. This list of Stanford 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 Stanford University men's basketball team history include Landry Fields, Josh Childress, Jason Collins, and Brook and Robin Lopez. Who is the best Stanford Cardinal ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Stanford Cardinal roster has the starting five: Daejon Davis, Dorian Pickens, Kezie Okpala, Reid Travis, and Michael Humphrey. 

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

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1
39 10
Brook Lopez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Center

2006–2008

2
19 7
Brevin Knight is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard

1993–1997

3
31 18
Robin Lopez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Center

2006–2008

4
23 14
Josh Childress is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

2001–2004

5
11 3
Todd Lichti is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time

1985–1989

6
14 6
Adam Keefe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward

1988–1992

7
16 9
Dwight Powell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Forward

2010–2014

8
20 13
Landry Fields is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard

2006–2010

9
10 4
Hank Luisetti is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Hank Luisetti

1935–1938

10
17 13
Jason Collins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Center

1997–2001

11
9 5
Mark Madsen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward

1996–2000

12
9 5
Jarron Collins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Center

1997–2001

13
5 2
Johnny Rogers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward

1981–1983

14
16 14
Anthony Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Anthony Brown Guard, Forward

2010–2015

15
12 10
Arthur Lee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Arthur Lee

1995–1999

16
10 9
Josh Huestis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Forward

2010–2014

17
8 7
Casey Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

1999–2002

18
8 7
Josh Owens is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Josh Owens Power forward

2007–2012

19
4 3
Andrew Vlahov is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward

1987–1991

20
7 7
John Arrillaga is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
John Arrillaga

1957-1960

21
7 7
Mike Bratz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time

22
6 6
George Yardley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time

1947–1950

23
5 5
Howie Dallmar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1941–1943

24
5 5
Jim Pollard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward

1940–1942

25
4 4
Bill Cowden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Stanford Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Cowden

1941-1942