College Basketball The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time  

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

Texas basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Texas Longhorns of all-time. This list of Texas 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 University of Texas at Austin men's basketball team history include Kevin Durant, LaMarcus Aldridge, Avery Bradley, and Tristan Thompson. Who is the best Texas Longhorn ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Texas Longhorns roster has the starting five: Matt Coleman, Kerwin Roach, Jr., Jase Febres, Dylan Osetkowski, and Mohamed Bamba.

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

list ordered by

1
86 14
Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward

2006-2007

2
56 13
LaMarcus Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

2004-2006

3
51 23
T. J. Ford is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard

2001-2003

4
40 16
P. J. Tucker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward

2004-2006

5
36 21
Myles Turner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time

2014-2015

6
29 16
D. J. Augustin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard

2006-2008

7
21 10
Travis Mays is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Travis Mays

1986-1990

8
35 23
Tristan Thompson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward

2010-2011

9
20 11
Johnny Moore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time

1975-1979

10
30 21
Damion James is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward

2006-2010

11
19 11
Terrence Rencher is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Terrence Rencher Point guard

1991-1995

12
20 12
LaSalle Thompson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1979-1982

13
11 4
Lance Blanks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Lance Blanks

1988-1990

14
20 13
A. J. Abrams is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
A. J. Abrams

2005-2009

15
20 14
Chris Mihm is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Center

1997-2000

16
14 9
Kris Clack is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Kris Clack Small forward

1995-1999

17
11 9
James Thomas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
James Thomas Power forward

2000-2004

18
10 8
B. J. Tyler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
B. J. Tyler

1991-1994

19
10 8
Slater Martin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time

1943-1949

20
9 7
Reggie Freeman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Reggie Freeman

1993-1997

21
7 5
Larry Robinson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Larry Robinson

1969-1972

22
12 11
Joey Wright is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Joey Wright

1988-1991

23
6 5
Ron Baxter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Baxter

1976-1980

24
6 6
Raymond Downs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Raymond Downs

1954-1957

25
4 5
Connor Atchley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Connor Atchley

2005-2009