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The Greatest UCLA Basketball Players of All Time

Updated March 21, 2020 12.0k votes 1.6k voters 24.5k views42 items

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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

    Age72

    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 on Wikipedia

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    #227 of 1,816 The Best Athletes Of All Time#1345 of 1,355 The Greatest Minds of All Time

  • Bill Walton2
    648
    236

    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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    #56 of 786 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#13 of 213 The Best White Players in NBA History

  • Reggie Miller3
    605
    234

    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 on Wikipedia
  • Russell Westbrook4
    685
    297

    Age32

    BirthplaceLong Beach, California

    Number0

    TeamsWashington Wizards

    2006 - 2008

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

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    The Best Jordan "Why Not?" Zer0.2 Colorways, Ranked#17 of 161 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

  • Gail Goodrich5

    1962 - 1965

    NCAA Champion (1964, 1965)

  • Jamaal Wilkes6
    331
    132

    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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    #11 of 107 The Greatest Lakers of All Time#59 of 135 The Best Small Forwards of All Time

  • Marques Johnson7

    1973 - 1977

    NCAA Champion (1975)

  • Kevin Love8
    435
    219

    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 on Wikipedia
  • Sidney Wicks9
    262
    123

    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)

  • Baron Davis10
    321
    164

    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 on Wikipedia
  • Walt Hazzard11

    1961 - 1964

    NCAA Champion (1964)

    NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (1964)

  • Lucius Allen12
    164
    75

    Lucius Allen

    Shooting guard

    Age72

    BirthplaceKansas City, Kansas

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

    1966 - 1969

    NCAA Champion (1967, 1968)

  • Henry Bibby13

    1969 - 1972

    NCAA Champion (1970 - 1972)

  • Kiki Vandeweghe14
    145
    63

    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 on Wikipedia
  • Ed O'Bannon15
    200
    108

    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
    269
    162

    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 on Wikipedia

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    #31 of 102 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today#100 of 175 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History

  • Darren Collison17
    195
    116

    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 on Wikipedia

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    #139 of 150 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History#44 of 120 The Fastest NBA Players of All Time

  • Trevor Ariza18
    140
    82

    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 on Wikipedia
  • Don MacLean19
    152
    93

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 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 on Wikipedia
  • Lonzo Ball21
    366
    305

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • Tyus Edney22

    1991 - 1995

    Tyus Dwayne Edney (born February 14, 1973) is an American basketball coach and former... more on Wikipedia
  • Arron Afflalo23
    152
    112

    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 on Wikipedia
  • Tracy Murray24
    70
    38

    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 on Wikipedia

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    #109 of 196 The Best NBA Players from California#59 of 87 The Best Washington Wizards of All Time

  • Pooh Richardson25
    96
    71

    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 on Wikipedia