NCAA The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
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List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Owls history based only on the player's college career.

Temple basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Temple Owls of all-time. This list of Temple 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 Temple University men's basketball team history include Eddie Jones, Tim Perry, Aaron McKie, and Marc Jackson. Who is the best Temple Owl ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Temple Owls roster has the starting five: Josh Brown, Shizz Alston, Quinton Rose, Obi Enechionyia, and Ernest Aflakpui.

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

list ordered by

1
41 10
Mark Macon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1987–1991

2
38 11
Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

1991–1994

3
36 11
Aaron McKie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward -

1991–1994

4
26 7
Lynn Greer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Lynn Greer

1997–2002

5
25 7
Guy Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1955–1958

6
24 8
Tim Perry is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1984–1988

7
23 8
Juan Ignacio Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

1996–2000

8
18 5
Lavoy Allen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

2007–2011

9
20 8
Khalif Wyatt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Khalif Wyatt Shooting guard -

2009–2013

10
13 2
Nate Blackwell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1983–1987

11
14 3
Johnny Baum is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Johnny Baum

1966–1969

12
15 4
Bill Mlkvy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Mlkvy

1949–1952

13
16 5
Marc Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1995–1997

14
16 5
Dionte Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

2005–2009

15
14 4
Hal Lear is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Hal Lear

1953–1956

16
15 5
Terence Stansbury is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1980–1984

17
15 5
Mike Vreeswyk is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Mike Vreeswyk

1985–1989

18
19 9
Rick Brunson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Rick Brunson Point guard -

1991–1995

19
13 5
Mark Strickland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Mark Strickland

1989–1992

20
10 3
Mark Tyndale is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Mark Tyndale Guard -

2004–2008

21
12 5
Mardy Collins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard -

2002–2006

22
13 6
David Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
David Hawkins

2000–2004

23
13 6
Rahlir Hollis-Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Rahlir Hollis-Jefferson Forward -

2009–2013

24
8 2
Lamont Barnes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Lamont Barnes

1996–2000

25
9 3
Will Cummings is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Will Cummings Guard -

2011–2015