College Basketball The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
478 votes 92 voters 28 items

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.

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Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Kevin Durant Small forward - 2006-2007

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LaMarcus Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
LaMarcus Aldridge Power forward, Center - 2004-2006

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T. J. Ford is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
T. J. Ford Point guard - 2001-2003

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P. J. Tucker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
P. J. Tucker Small forward - 2004-2006

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Myles Turner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Myles Turner 2014-2015

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Tristan Thompson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Tristan Thompson Power forward - 2010-2011

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Damion James is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Damion James Small forward - 2006-2010

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D. J. Augustin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
D. J. Augustin Point guard - 2006-2008

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Travis Mays is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Travis Mays 1986-1990

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Terrence Rencher is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Terrence Rencher Point guard - 1991-1995

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Chris Mihm is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Chris Mihm Center - 1997-2000

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Johnny Moore is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Johnny Moore 1975-1979

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LaSalle Thompson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
LaSalle Thompson Power forward, Center - 1979-1982

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Lance Blanks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Lance Blanks 1988-1990

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A. J. Abrams is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
A. J. Abrams 2005-2009

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Joey Wright is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Joey Wright 1988-1991

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James Thomas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
James Thomas Power forward - 2000-2004

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Ron Baxter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Baxter 1976-1980

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Kris Clack is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Kris Clack Small forward - 1995-1999

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Reggie Freeman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Reggie Freeman 1993-1997

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Slater Martin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Slater Martin 1943-1949

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Raymond Downs is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Raymond Downs 1954-1957

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Larry Robinson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Larry Robinson 1969-1972

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Brad Buckman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Brad Buckman 2002-2006

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Albert Burditt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Albert Burditt Power forward - 1990-1994

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Connor Atchley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Connor Atchley 2005-2009

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Alex Broadway is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
Alex Broadway 1984-1988

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B. J. Tyler is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time
B. J. Tyler 1991-1994