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The Greatest UCLA Basketball Players of All Time

Updated March 21, 2020 11.7k votes 1.6k voters 24.9k views42 items

List RulesVote up the best players in the history of UCLA Men's Basketball

Many colleges have long traditions of NCAA basketball that breed great talent for the NBA. When thinking of some of the best college basketball programs of all time, the UCLA Bruins are one of the best. So naturally, here is a list of the best UCLA Bruins of all time! The best basketball players in UCLA history! Take a look at this list of UCLA Bruins basketball players and vote up your favorites!

Whether it's some of the all time greats like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar or Bill Walton, or other players that "peaked" in college, this is a great list of the top UCLA Bruins basketball players. So take a look at these great UCLA Bruins and vote up the ones you like the best!

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  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar1

    Age73

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    TeamsLos Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks

    1966 - 1969

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born April 16, 1947) is an American retired professional basketball...  more

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  • Bill Walton2
    626
    232

    Age68

    BirthplaceLa Mesa, California, United States of America

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics, San Diego Clippers, Los Angeles Clippers

    1971 - 1974

    NCAA Champion (1972, 1973)

    NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player(1972, 1973)

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    #16 of 232 The Best White Players in NBA History#20 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time

  • Reggie Miller3
    587
    231

    Reggie Miller

    Shooting guard

    Age54

    BirthplaceRiverside, California, United States of America

    TeamsIndiana Pacers

    1983 - 1987

    Reginald Wayne Miller (born August 24, 1965) is an American retired professional basketball...  more

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    #41 of 256 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#6 of 161 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

  • Russell Westbrook4
    664
    289

    Age32

    BirthplaceLong Beach, California

    Number0

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Houston Rockets, Oklahoma City Thunder

    2006 - 2008

    Russell Westbrook III (born November 12, 1988) is an American professional basketball player...  more

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  • Gail Goodrich5

    1962 - 1965

    NCAA Champion (1964, 1965)

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    #11 of 25 The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s#9 of 23 The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 70s

  • Jamaal Wilkes6
    322
    128

    Jamaal Wilkes

    Shooting guard, Small forward

    Age66

    BirthplaceBerkeley, California, United States of America

    TeamsLos Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers

    1971 - 1974

    NCAA Champion (1972, 1973)

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  • Marques Johnson7

    1973 - 1977

    NCAA Champion (1975)

  • Kevin Love8
    423
    212

    Kevin Love

    Power forward, Center

    Age32

    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California, United States of America

    Number42

    TeamsCleveland Cavaliers

    2007 - 2008

    Kevin Wesley Love (born September 7, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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  • Baron Davis9
    314
    160

    Baron Davis

    Point guard

    Age41

    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California, United States of America

    TeamsCharlotte Hornets, New Orleans Pelicans, Golden State Warriors

    1997 - 1999

    Baron Walter Louis Davis (born April 13, 1979) is an American former professional basketball...  more

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    #7 of 66 The Best Charlotte Hornets Players of All Time, Ranked#45 of 120 The Fastest NBA Players of All Time

  • Sidney Wicks10
    253
    120

    Sidney Wicks

    Power forward, Center

    Age70

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics, San Diego Clippers

    1967 - 1968

    NCAA Champion (1969 - 1971)

    NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (1970)

  • Walt Hazzard11

    1961 - 1964

    NCAA Champion (1964)

    NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (1964)

  • Lucius Allen12
    160
    74

    Lucius Allen

    Shooting guard

    Age72

    BirthplaceKansas City, Kansas

    TeamsKansas City Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks

    1966 - 1969

    NCAA Champion (1967, 1968)

  • Kiki Vandeweghe13
    143
    62

    Kiki Vandeweghe

    Small forward

    Age62

    BirthplaceWiesbaden, Germany

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Clippers, New York Knicks

    1976 - 1980

    Ernest Maurice "Kiki" VanDeWeghe III (born August 1, 1958) is an American basketball...  more

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  • Henry Bibby14

    1969 - 1972

    NCAA Champion (1970 - 1972)

  • Ed O'Bannon15
    196
    106

    Ed O'Bannon

    Power forward

    Age47

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Brooklyn Nets

    1991 - 1995

    NCAA Champion (1995)

    NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (1995)

  • Jrue Holiday16
    262
    159

    Jrue Holiday

    Point guard, Shooting guard

    Age30

    BirthplaceChatsworth, Los Angeles, California

    Number11

    TeamsNew Orleans Pelicans

    2008 - 2009

    Jrue Randall Holiday (; born June 12, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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  • Darren Collison17
    189
    113

    Darren Collison

    Point guard

    Age32

    BirthplaceRancho Cucamonga, California, United States of America

    Number2

    TeamsIndiana Pacers

    2005 - 2009

    Darren Michael Collison (born August 23, 1987) is an American former professional basketball...  more

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  • Don MacLean18
    149
    91

    Don MacLean

    Power forward

    Age49

    BirthplacePalo Alto, California

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Washington Wizards, Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets, Seattle Supersonics

    1988 - 1992

    Donald James MacLean (born January 16, 1970) is a retired American professional basketball...  more
  • Trevor Ariza19
    133
    80

    Trevor Ariza

    Shooting guard, Small forward

    Age35

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Number0

    TeamsSacramento Kings

    2003 - 2004

    Trevor Anthony Ariza (born June 30, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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  • Richard Washington20

    Age65

    BirthplacePortland, Oregon

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Kansas City Kings, Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks

    1973 - 1976

    Richard Lee Washington (born July 15, 1955) is a retired American professional basketball...  more
  • Lonzo Ball21
    355
    295

    Lonzo Ball

    Point guard

    Number2

    TeamsNew Orleans Pelicans

    2016 - 2017

    Lonzo Anderson Ball (born October 27, 1997) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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  • Tyus Edney22

    1991 - 1995

    Tyus Dwayne Edney (born February 14, 1973) is an American basketball coach and former...  more
  • Tracy Murray23
    71
    35

    Tracy Murray

    Small forward

    Age48

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors

    1989 - 1992

    Tracy Lamont Murray (born July 25, 1971) is a retired American professional basketball player...  more
  • Arron Afflalo24
    147
    106

    Arron Afflalo

    Shooting guard

    Age34

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Number4

    TeamsDetroit Pistons

    2004 - 2007

    Arron Agustin Afflalo (born October 15, 1985) is an American professional basketball player...  more
  • Pooh Richardson25
    93
    66

    Pooh Richardson

    Point guard

    Age54

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Clippers

    1985 - 1989

    Jerome "Pooh" Richardson (born May 14, 1966) is an American former basketball player who...  more