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The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated November 19, 2019 2.4k votes 468 voters 12.6k views 48 items

List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Demon Deacons history based only on the player's college career.

Wake Forest basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Wake Forest Demon Deacons of all-time. This list of Wake Forest 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 Wake Forest University men's basketball team history include Chris Paul, Muggsy Bogues, Tim Duncan, and Josh Howard. Who is the best Wake Forest Demon Deacon ever?

In the 2018-19 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Wake Forest Demon Deacons roster: Brandon Childress, Isaiah Mucius, Sharon Wright Jr., Torry Johnson, Jaylen Hoard, Andrien White, Michael Wynn, Chaundee Brown, Olivier Sarr, Blake Buchanan, Sunday Okeke, Ikenna Smart, Anthony Bilas, Aaron Spivey, and Miles Lester.

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Wake Forest basketball players in Demon Deacons history. Feel free to add any Demon Deacon freshmen, NBA rookies, or Wake Forest alumni missing from the list.

list ordered by
1
Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Christiansted, United States Virgin Islands

1993–1997

2
Chris Paul is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

2003–2005

3
Muggsy Bogues is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

1983–1987

4
Rodney Rogers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

1990–1993

5
Jeff Teague is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Indianapolis, Indiana

2007–2009

6
John Collins is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

2015–2017

7
Randolph Childress is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1991–1995

8
Josh Howard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard and Small forward from Winston-Salem, North Carolina

1999–2003

9
Al-Farouq Aminu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward and Power forward from Atlanta, Georgia

2008–2010

10
Rod Griffin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Rod Griffin

1975-1978

11
Len Chappell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Portage, Pennsylvania

1959–1962

12
James Johnson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward and Power forward from Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA

2007–2009

13
Charlie Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1968–1971

14
Skip Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Skip Brown

1973–1977

15
Dickie Hemric is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Dickie Hemric Power forward from Jonesville, North Carolina

1951–1955

16
Frank Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Weirsdale, Florida

1976–1981

17
Delaney Rudd is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1981–1985

18
Darius Songaila is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Marijampolė, Lithuania

1998–2002

19
Gil McGregor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Gil McGregor

1968–1971

20
Kenny Green is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Kenny Green Power forward and Center from Eustis

1982–1985

21
Danny Young is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1980–1984

22
Anthony Teachey is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Anthony Teachey

1980–1984

23
Jerry Schellenberg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Jerry Schellenberg

1974-1977

24
Leroy McDonald is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Leroy McDonald

1975-1978

25
Robert O'kelly is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Dbo3 added Robert O'kelly