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The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated November 19, 2019 2.3k votes 409 voters 8.1k views 61 items

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
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Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Pompano Beach, Florida

1991–1994

2
Mark Macon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1987–1991

3
Aaron McKie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1991–1994

4
Guy Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1955–1958

5
Lynn Greer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Lynn Greer

1997–2002

6
Hal Lear is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Hal Lear

1953–1956

7
Juan Ignacio Sánc... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Bahía Blanca, Argentina

1996–2000

8
Marc Jackson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1995–1997

9
Khalif Wyatt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Khalif Wyatt Shooting guard from Norristown, Pennsylvania

2009–2013

10
Rick Brunson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Rick Brunson Point guard from Syracuse, New York

1991–1995

11
Tim Perry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1984–1988

12
Dionte Christmas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2005–2009

13
Terence Stansbury is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1980–1984

14
Nate Blackwell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time

1983–1987

15
Lavoy Allen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Trenton, New Jersey

2007–2011

16
Bill Mlkvy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Mlkvy

1949–1952

17
Mardy Collins is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2002–2006

18
Mike Vreeswyk is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Mike Vreeswyk

1985–1989

19
Johnny Baum is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Johnny Baum

1966–1969

20
Mark Strickland is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Mark Strickland

1989–1992

21
Mark Karcher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Mark Karcher

1998-2000

22
Duane Causwell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Center from Queens Village, New York City, New York

1986–1990

23
David Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
David Hawkins

2000–2004

24
Juan Fernández is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Juan Fernández

2008–2012

25
Granger Hall is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Temple Basketball Players of All Time
Granger Hall Power forward from Newark, New Jersey

1980–1985