NCAA The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
439 votes 76 voters 42 items

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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Ron Baker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Baker 2012–2016

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Xavier McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Xavier McDaniel Power forward - 1981–1985

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Fred VanVleet is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Fred VanVleet 2012–2016

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Antoine Carr is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Antoine Carr Power forward, Center - 1979–1983

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Cleanthony Early is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Cleanthony Early Forward - 2012–2014

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Cliff Levingston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Cliff Levingston 1979–1982

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Dave Stallworth is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Dave Stallworth Power forward - 1962–1965

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Landry Shamet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Landry Shamet 2015–2018

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Cal Bruton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Cal Bruton 1972–1976

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Maurice Evans is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Maurice Evans Shooting guard, Small forward, Forward - 1997–1999

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Nate Bowman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Nate Bowman Center - 1962–1965

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Greg Dreiling is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Greg Dreiling Center - 1981–1982

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Zoran Dragić is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Zoran Dragić Shooting guard, Small forward - 1980–1981

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Ramon Clemente is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ramón Clemente 2007–2009

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Toure Murry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Toure Murry 2008–2012  

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Lynbert Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Lynbert Johnson Small forward - 1975–1979

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Kadeem Coleby is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Kadeem Coleby 2013–2014

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Ozell Jones is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ozell Jones 1979–1981

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Gene Wiley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Gene Wiley Center - 1959–1962  

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Gaylon Nickerson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Gaylon Nickerson 1989–1990

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Cleo Littleton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Cleo Littleton 1951–1955

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Ross McBurney is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ross McBurney 1926–1929

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Joe Ragland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Joe Ragland 2010–2012

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Nick Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Nick Wiggins Guard - 2012–2014

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Big Show is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Big Show 1991-1992

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Clevin Hannah is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Clevin Hannah 2008–2010

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Malcolm Armstead is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Malcolm Armstead 2012–2013

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Warren Jabali is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Warren Jabali 1965–1968

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Žarko Đurišić is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Žarko Đurišić 1980–1984

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Gal Mekel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Gal Mekel 2006–2008

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Jack Ragland is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Jack Ragland 1921-1924

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David Kyles is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
David Kyles 2008–2012

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Don Lock is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Don Lock 1955–1958

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Paul Miller is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Paul Miller 2001–2006

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Francis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Francis Johnson 1931-1934

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John Cooper is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
John Cooper 1987–1991    

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Bobby Wilson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Bobby Wilson 1972–1974

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Bob Long is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Bob Long 1960-1963

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Garrett Stutz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Garrett Stutz 2008–2012

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Lew Hill is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Lew Hill 1985-1988    

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Jamie Arnold is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Jamie Arnold Power forward - 1993–1997

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Jamar Howard is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Jamar Howard 2001–2005