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The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time 

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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 UConn Huskies are certainly one of the best. So, here is a list of the best UConn Huskies of all time! Take a look at this list of UConn Huskies basketball players and vote up your favorites!

Whether it's some of the all time greats like Kemba Walker or Rip Hamilton, this is a robust list of the top UConn Huskies basketball players. Of course this list would not be complete without the great Ray Allen. So, take a look at these great UConn Huskies and vote up the ones you like the best and think deserve the top spot!

Who are the greatest UConn Huskies? Who are the all time best UConn Huskies? Be sure to vote up your favorites!
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1
Kemba Walker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from New York City, New York

Age: 29

Number: 15

Teams: Boston Celtics

2008 - 2011

NCAA Champion (2011)

NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (2011)

More Kemba Walker 

#144 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #11 of 98 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today #100 of 151 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

2
Ray Allen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Merced, California, United States of America

Age: 44

Number: 34

Teams: Boston Celtics, Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks

1993 - 1996

More Ray Allen 

#34 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #1,311 of 2,181 The Best Athletes Of All Time #9 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time

3
Richard Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Coatesville, Pennsylvania

Age: 41

Number: 32

Teams: Washington Wizards, Detroit Pistons

1996 - 1999

NCAA Champion (1999)

NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (1999)

More Richard Hamilton 

#140 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #32 of 178 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History #103 of 258 The Greatest Offensive Players in NBA History

4
Emeka Okafor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Houston, Texas, United States of America

Age: 37

Number: 50

Teams: Charlotte Bobcats

2001 - 2004

NCAA Champion (2004)

NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (2004)

More Emeka Okafor 

#436 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #131 of 168 The Greatest NBA Centers of All Time #17 of 73 The Best Charlotte Hornets Players of All Time, Ranked

5
Shabazz Napier is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Guard from Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts

Age: 28

Number: 13

2010 - 2014

NCAA Champion (2011, 2014)

NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (2014)

More Shabazz Napier 

#80 of 83 The Best Point Guards Currently in the NBA #73 of 75 The Best Current NBA Defenders #26 of 31 The Best Miami Heat Point Guards of All Time

6
Rudy Gay is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward from Baltimore, Maryland

Age: 33

Number: 22

Teams: San Antonio Spurs

2004 - 2006

More Rudy Gay 

#208 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #78 of 98 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today #105 of 137 The Best Small Forwards of All Time

7
Ben Gordon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from London, United Kingdom

Age: 36

Number: 8

Teams: Chicago Bulls

2001 - 2004

NCAA Champion (2004)

More Ben Gordon 

#91 of 178 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History #24 of 77 The Greatest Chicago Bulls of All Time #66 of 136 The Best European NBA Players of All Time

8
Caron Butler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward from Racine, Wisconsin

Age: 39

Number: 5

Teams: Washington Wizards, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat

2000 - 2002

More Caron Butler 

#734 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #80 of 137 The Best Small Forwards of All Time #62 of 107 The Greatest Lakers of All Time

9
Donyell Marshall is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward and Power forward from Reading, Pennsylvania

Age: 46

Teams: Utah Jazz, Toronto Raptors, Cleveland Cavaliers, Seattle Supersonics, Minnesota Timberwolves, + more

1991 - 1994

10
Andre Drummond is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
bigulcards added Power forward and Center from Mount Vernon, New York

Age: 26

Number: 1

Teams: Detroit Pistons

2011 - 2012

More Andre Drummond 

#141 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #59 of 95 The Most Overrated Players In The NBA Today #70 of 151 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

11
Cliff Robinson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Buffalo, New York

Age: 53

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers, Brooklyn Nets, Golden State Warriors, Detroit Pistons

1985 - 1989

More Cliff Robinson 

#698 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #120 of 151 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings #72 of 137 The Best Small Forwards of All Time

12
Jeremy Lamb is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Norcross, Georgia

Age: 27

Number: 26

Teams: Indiana Pacers

2010 - 2012

NCAA Champion (2011)

More Jeremy Lamb 

#161 of 320 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today #160 of 178 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History #19 of 73 The Best Charlotte Hornets Players of All Time, Ranked

13
Khalid El-Amin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Khalid El-Amin Point guard from Minneapolis, Minnesota

Age: 40

Teams: Chicago Bulls

1997 - 2000

NCAA Champion (1999)

14
Charlie Villanueva is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from New York City, New York

Age: 35

Number: 31

Teams: Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks

2003 - 2005

NCAA Champion (2004)

More Charlie Villanueva 

#67 of 73 The Best Charlotte Hornets Players of All Time, Ranked #58 of 73 The Best Dallas Mavericks of All Time #55 of 347 The Best NBA Players from New York

15
Kevin Ollie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Dallas, Texas

Age: 47

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Indiana Pacers, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets, + more

1991 - 1995

16
Ryan Boatright is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Guard from Aurora, Illinois

Age: 27

Number: 11

2011 - 2015

NCAA Champion (2014)

17
Hasheem Thabeet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
18
Chris Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
tmadar added Chris Smith

Age: 49

Teams: Minnesota Timberwolves

1988 - 1992

19
Doron Sheffer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
tmadar added

Age: 47

1993 - 1996

20
Corny Thompson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Middletown, Connecticut, United States of America

Age: 59

Teams: Dallas Mavericks

1978 - 1982

21
Rashad Anderson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 36

2002 - 2006

NCAA Champion (2004)

22
Marcus Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Seattle, Washington

Age: 33

Number: 11

Teams: Los Angeles Clippers

2003 - 2006

23
A. J. Price is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Orange, New Jersey

Age: 33

Number: 12

2006 - 2009

24
Kevin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
tmadar added Power forward from Springfield, Massachusetts

Age: 41

1995 - 2000

NCAA Champion (1999)

25
Nadav Henefeld is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time
tmadar added Nadav Henefeld

Age: 51

1989 - 1990