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The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated March 27, 2020 3.8k votes 429 voters 5.6k views 69 items

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

Xavier basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Xavier Musketeers of all-time. This list of Xavier 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 Xavier University men's basketball team history include David West, Jordan Crawford, Tyrone Hill, and James Posey. Who is the best Xavier Musketeer ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Xavier Musketeers roster has the starting five: Quentin Goodin, J. P. Macura, Trevon Bluiett, Naji Marshall, and Kerem Kanter.

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

list ordered by
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David West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Teaneck, New Jersey

1999-2003

2
Byron Larkin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Byron Larkin

1984-1988

3
Trevon Bluiett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time

2014–2018

4
Tu Holloway is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Tu Holloway

2008-2012

5
Tyrone Hill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Cincinnati, Ohio

1986-1990

6
Brian Grant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Columbus, Ohio

1990-1994

7
James Posey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward from Cleveland, Ohio

1996-1999

8
J.P. Macura is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
RobertJones added J.P. Macura

2014–2018

9
Jordan Crawford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Detroit, Michigan

2009-2010

10
Romain Sato is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Romain Sato Shooting guard and Small forward from Bimbo, Central African Republic

2000-2004

11
Edmond Sumner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Edmond Sumner

2014-2017

12
Derek Strong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward and Power forward from Los Angeles, California

1987-1990

13
Derrick Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Derrick Brown Small forward and Power forward from Oakland, California

2005-2009

14
Lionel Chalmers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Lionel Chalmers

2000-2004

15
Aaron Williams is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Evanston, Illinois

1989–1993

16
Stanley Dewayne Burrell,... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Stanley Burrell

2004-2008

17
Semaj Christon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Guard from Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

2012-2014

18
Justin Doellman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Justin Doellman

2003-2007

19
Jalen Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Jalen Reynolds Forward from Detroit, Michigan

2012-2016

20
Matt Stainbrook is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Matt Stainbrook

2013-2015

21
Josh Duncan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Josh Duncan

2004–2008

22
Jason Love is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Jason Love

2006-2010

23
Naji Marshall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Naji Marshall

2017-present

24
Stan Kimbrough is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Stan Kimbrough

1981-1985

25
Paul Scruggs is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Xavier Basketball Players of All Time
Paul Scruggs

2017-present