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The Greatest Texas Basketball Players of All Time

Updated November 21, 2019 2.8k votes 493 voters 9.2k views38 items

List RulesUpvote 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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  • 1
    269
    25

    Kevin Durant

    Small forward

    2006-2007

  • 2
    188
    34

    LaMarcus Aldridge

    Power forward

    2004-2006

  • 3
    149
    73

    T. J. Ford

    Point guard

    2001-2003

  • 4
    128
    59

    P. J. Tucker

    Small forward

    2004-2006

  • 5
    122
    57

    Myles Turner

    Center

    2014-2015

  • 6
    104
    45

    D. J. Augustin

    Point guard

    2006-2008

  • 7
    96
    67

    Tristan Thompson

    Power forward

    2010-2011

  • 8
    61
    38

    LaSalle Thompson

    Power forward, Center

    1979-1982

  • 9
    57
    38

    Travis Mays

    Shooting guard

    1986-1990

  • 10
    47
    36

    Terrence Rencher

    Point guard

    1991-1995

  • 11
    45
    33

    Johnny Moore

    Point guard

    1975-1979

  • 12
    37
    28

    B. J. Tyler

    Point guard

    1991-1994

  • 13
    41
    34

    A. J. Abrams

    Point guard

    2005-2009

  • 14
    45
    41

    1997-2000

  • 15
    32
    25

    Kris Clack

    Small forward

    1995-1999

  • 16
    49
    47

    Damion James

    Small forward

    2006-2010

  • 17
    29
    22

    James Thomas

    Power forward

    2000-2004

  • 18
    27
    21

    Reggie Freeman

    Shooting Guard

    1993-1997

  • 19
    26
    24

    Slater Martin

    Point guard

    1943-1949

  • 20
    18
    16

    Ron Baxter

    Forward

    1976-1980

  • 21
    21
    20

    Larry Robinson

    Small Forward, Shooting guard

    1969-1972

  • 22
    10
    10

    Andrew Jones

    Guard

    2016-present

  • 23
    22
    28

    Joey Wright

    Point guard

    1988-1991

  • 24
    14
    19

    Brad Buckman

    Small Forward

    2002-2006

  • 25
    14
    20

    Connor Atchley

    Center

    2005-2009