NCAA The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time  

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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 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Wake Forest Demon Deacons roster has the starting five: Mitchell Wilbekin, Bryant Crawford, Chaundee Brown, Terrence Thompson, and Doral Moore.

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.

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Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1993–1997

2
33 4
Chris Paul is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

2003–2005

3
24 7
Muggsy Bogues is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

1983–1987

4
20 5
Randolph Childress is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Randolph Childress

1991–1995

5
21 7
Rodney Rogers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

1990–1993

6
20 7
Jeff Teague is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

2007–2009

7
17 7
John Collins is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

2015–2017

8
10 1
Skip Brown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Skip Brown

1973–1977

9
11 2
Rod Griffin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Rod Griffin

1975-1978

10
17 8
James Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward, Forward, Power forward -

2007–2009

11
9 1
Kenny Green is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Kenny Green Power forward, Center -

1982–1985

12
20 12
Josh Howard is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward -

1999–2003

13
8 1
Charlie Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Charlie Davis

1968–1971

14
8 1
Len Chappell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1959–1962

15
13 6
Al-Farouq Aminu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward, Power forward -

2008–2010

16
10 6
Dickie Hemric is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Dickie Hemric Power forward -

1951–1955

17
6 2
Darius Songaila is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1998–2002

18
7 4
Gil McGregor is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Gil McGregor

1968–1971

19
4 1
Delaney Rudd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Delaney Rudd

1981–1985

20
7 5
Paul Long is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1964-1967

21
7 5
Mike Helms is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Mike Helms

1978–1982

22
7 5
Frank Johnson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

1976–1981

23
3 1
Dave Budd is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

1957–1960

24
6 5
Anthony Teachey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Anthony Teachey

1980–1984

25
4 3
Leroy McDonald is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Leroy McDonald

1975-1978

26
3 2
Jerry Schellenberg is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Jerry Schellenberg

1974-1977

27
3 2
Guy Morgan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Guy Morgan

1978-1982

28
3 2
Jim Johnstone is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1978–1982

29
2 1
Chris King is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Chris King

1988–1992

30
2 1
Ernie Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
BobKnightFan added Ernie Wiggins

31
7 7
Danny Young is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1980–1984

32
3 3
Alvis Rogers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Alvis Rogers

1979–1983

33
2 2
Ron Watts is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Watts

1962-1965

34
2 2
Bob Woollard is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Bob Woollard

1960–1963

35
1 1
George Ritchie is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
BobKnightFan added George Ritchie

36
1 1
Billy Packer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
BobKnightFan added

37
1 1
Jack Williams is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
BobKnightFan added Jack Williams

38
1 1
Bob Leonard is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
BobKnightFan added Bob Leonard

39
1 1
Jackie Murdock is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
BobKnightFan added Jackie Murdock

40
7 8
Dickie Walker is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Dickie Walker

1967-1970

41
0 1
Lefty Davis is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
BobKnightFan added Lefty Davis

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1 3
Eddie Payne is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time

1969–1973    

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1 3
Tony Byers is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Tony Byers

1970-1974

44
1 3
Rich Habegger is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Rich Habegger

1969-1972

45
1 3
Daryl Peterson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Wake Forest Basketball Players of All Time
Daryl Peterson

1973-1976