NCAA The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time  

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

Wichita State basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Wichita State Shockers of all-time. This list of Wichita State 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 Wichita State University men's basketball team history include Xavier McDaniel, Ron Baker, Fred VanFleet, Nate Bowman, and even WWE wrestler Big Show. Who is the best Wichita State Shocker ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Wichita State Shockers roster has the starting five: Austin Reaves, Landry Shamet, Zach Brown, Rashard Kelly, and Shaquille Morris.

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Wichita State basketball players in Shockers history. Feel free to add any Shocker freshmen, NBA rookies, or Wichita State alumni missing from the list.

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1
34 9
Xavier McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

1981–1985

2
29 8
Fred VanVleet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Fred VanVleet

2012–2016

3
23 4
Antoine Carr is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1979–1983

4
22 6
Cliff Levingston is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1979–1982

5
29 12
Ron Baker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Baker

2012–2016

6
17 3
Dave Stallworth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Dave Stallworth Power forward -

1962–1965

7
20 6
Cleanthony Early is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Forward -

2012–2014

8
22 13
Landry Shamet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Landry Shamet

2015–2018

9
13 7
Greg Dreiling is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Center -

1981–1982

10
9 4
Toure Murry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Toure Murry

2008–2012

 

11
12 7
Nate Bowman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Nate Bowman Center -

1962–1965

12
7 2
Lynbert Johnson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Lynbert Johnson Small forward -

1975–1979

13
13 9
Maurice Evans is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward, Forward -

1997–1999

14
10 6
Ramon Clemente is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ramón Clemente

2007–2009

15
7 3
Ozell Jones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1979–1981

16
11 8
Cal Bruton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1972–1976

17
8 5
Kadeem Coleby is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Kadeem Coleby

2013–2014

18
5 2
Joe Ragland is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Joe Ragland

2010–2012

19
6 4
Cleo Littleton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Cleo Littleton

1951–1955

20
6 4
Warren Jabali is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Warren Jabali

1965–1968

21
6 4
Malcolm Armstead is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Malcolm Armstead

2012–2013

22
4 2
Gene Wiley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Center -

1959–1962

 

23
10 9
Zoran Dragić is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward -

1980–1981

24
5 4
Nick Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Guard -

2012–2014

25
4 3
Gal Mekel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

2006–2008

26
4 3
Gaylon Nickerson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1989–1990

27
3 2
Garrett Stutz is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Garrett Stutz

2008–2012

28
3 2
Paul Miller is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Paul Miller

2001–2006

29
2 1
John Cooper is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1987–1991    

30
5 5
Clevin Hannah is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Clevin Hannah

2008–2010

31
4 4
Žarko Đurišić is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Žarko Đurišić

1980–1984

32
4 4
Ross McBurney is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ross McBurney

1926–1929

33
2 2
Don Lock is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Don Lock

1955–1958

34
2 2
David Kyles is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
David Kyles

2008–2012

35
10 11
Big Show is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1991-1992

36
2 3
Jack Ragland is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Jack Ragland

1921-1924

37
1 2
Francis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Francis Johnson

1931-1934

38
5 7
Jamie Arnold is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Jamie Arnold Power forward -

1993–1997

39
4 6
Lew Hill is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Lew Hill

1985-1988    

40
3 5
Jamar Howard is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Jamar Howard

2001–2005

41
2 4
Bob Long is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Bob Long

1960-1963

42
1 3
Bobby Wilson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1972–1974