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The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated February 19, 2020 2.8k votes 508 voters 8.1k views 47 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.

list ordered by
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Fred VanVleet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Fred VanVleet

2012–2016

2
Xavier McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America

1981–1985

3
Antoine Carr is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

1979–1983

4
Dave Stallworth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Dave Stallworth Power forward from Dallas, Texas

1962–1965

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

2012–2016

6
Landry Shamet is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Landry Shamet

2015–2018

7
Cliff Levingston is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1979–1982

8
Cleanthony Early is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

2012–2014

9
Cleo Littleton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Cleo Littleton

1951–1955

10
Warren Jabali is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Warren Jabali

1965–1968

11
Lynbert Johnson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Lynbert Johnson Small forward from New York City, New York

1975–1979

12
Toure Murry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Toure Murry

2008–2012

 

13
Nate Bowman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Nate Bowman Center from Fort Worth, Texas

1962–1965

14
Zoran Dragić is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard and Small forward from Ljubljana, Slovenia

1980–1981

15
Malcolm Armstead is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Malcolm Armstead

2012–2013

16
Maurice Evans is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard and Small forward from Wichita, Kansas

1997–1999

17
Cal Bruton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1972–1976

18
Paul Miller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Paul Miller

2001–2006

19
Joe Ragland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Joe Ragland

2010–2012

20
Aubrey Sherrod is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
billyperrone22 added Aubrey Sherrod

1981-1985

21
Greg Dreiling is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Center from Wichita, Kansas

1981–1982

22
Ramon Clemente is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
Ramón Clemente

2007–2009

23
Jason Perez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time
billyperrone22 added Jason Perez
24
Big Show is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1991-1992

25
Ozell Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Wichita State Basketball Players of All Time

1979–1981