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The Greatest Washington Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
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List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Huskies history based only on the player's college career.

Washington basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Washington Huskies of all-time. This list of Washington 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 University of Washington men's basketball team history include Markelle Fultz, Isaiah Thomas, Brandon Roy, Terrence Ross, Nate Robinson, and Detlef Schrempf. Who is the best Washington Husky ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Washington Huskies roster has the starting five: David Crisp, Jaylen Nowell, Matisse Thybulle, Noah Dickerson, and Sam Timmins. 

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Washington basketball players in Huskies history. Feel free to add any Husky freshmen, NBA rookies, or Washington alumni missing from the list.

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Jack Nichols is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Basketball Players of All Time
Jack Nichols Power forward, Center

1943–1948

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Bill Hanson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Hanson Center

1959–1962

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Louie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Basketball Players of All Time

1970–1973

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Lorenzo Romar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Basketball Players of All Time

1978–1980