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NCAA Top 75 Basketball Players of All Time

75 YEARS NCAA OF MARCH MADNESS TOP 75 PLAYERS OF ALL TIME Cal C YoursvILLE TAT BRUD TOW RACUSE KENTUCKY ORTH From a pool of more than 100 former players, NCAA staff analyzed statistical data compiled exclusively from performances in NCAA tournament games [e.g., points, rebounds, field goals, free throws, 3-pointers (since 1987), assists, steals, blocks] to determine the 75 player finalists. The lists were compiled and researched by the NCAA's basketball and statistics staffs, which consulted with the NCAA's media partners and selected members of the United States Basketball Writers Association. Additionally, CBS Sports, CBS Sports Network and, in conjunction with the NCAA, will air original programming commemorating 75 years of March Madness featuring many of the great players, teams and moments in the tournament's history. TOP 75 PLAYERS OF ALL TIME KEN SAILORS BOB KURLAND OKLAHOMA GEORGE KAFTAN ARNIE FERRIN UTAH CLYDE LOVELLETTE BILL RUSSELL WYOMING HOLY CROSS KANSAS SAN FRANCISCO TOURMET YEAR5 TOURNEY YEARS TOURNEY YEARS TOURKET YEARS TOURNEY YEARS 1941, 43 1945-46 1944 1947-48 1952 1955-56 MOP 1955 OSCAR ROBERTSON CINCINNATI DARRALL IMHOFF CALIFORNIA ELGIN BAYLOR SEATTLE JERRY WEST WILT CHAMBERLAIN LENNIE ROSENBLUTH WEST VIRGINIA KANSAS NORTH CAROLINA TRURMEY YEARS TOURNEY TEARS TOURNET YEARS TOURNET TEARS TOURNET TEARS 1958-60 1958-60 1957 MOP 1997 1958-60 1957 1958 HOP ISS0 ACINN CET JERRY LUCAS OHIO STATE TOM THACKER CINCINNATI WALT HAZZARD UCLA BILL BRADLEY GAIL GOODRICH PAUL HOGUE CINCINNATI PRINCETON UCLA TOURNEY YEARS TOURNEY TEARS TOURNEY TEARS TOURNEY YEARS TOURNET TEARS TOURNEY YEARS 1960-62 1960-62 1961-63 1962-64 1963-65 1963-65 KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR UCLA DAN ISSEL KENTUCKY TOURNEY TEARS 1968-70 SIDNEY WICKS AUSTIN CARR BOBBY JOE HILL ELVIN HAYES HOUSTON UCLA NOTRE DAME TEXAS TOURNET TEARS TOURNEY TEARS TRURKEY YEARS TOURNET YEARS 1969-71 1969-71 1967-69 1966 1966-68 JAMAAL WILKES KENT BENSON ARTIS GILMORE JACKSONVILLE BILL WALTON UCLA DAVID THOMPSON NC STATE SCOTT INDIANA UCLA INDIANA TOURNET TEARS TOURNEY TEARS таикEY TEARS TOURNET YEARS TRUENET TEARS TOURNET TEARS 1970-71 1972-74 1972-74 1974 1975-76 1975-76 TATE DARRELL GRIFFITH JACK GIVENS KENTUCKÝ ISIAH THOMAS EARVIN JOHNSON LARRY BIRD INDIANA STATE BUTCH LEE MAROUETTE INDIANA MICHIGAN STATE LOUISVILLE TOURNET TEARS TOURKEY TEARS TOURNEY TEARS TRURNET YEARS TOURNET TEARS TOURNET TEARS 1980-81 1978-79 1977-80 1979 1975, 77-78 1975-78 MOP 1979 MOP 1978 MOP 1977 NORTE RALPH SAMPSON VIRGINIA MICHAEL JORDAN NORTH CAROLINA HAKEEM OLAJUWON HOUSTON PATRICK EWING JAMES WORTHY NORTH CAROLINA CLYDE DREXLER HOUSTON GEORGETOWN TOURNET YEARS трнакту теA TOURKEY YEARS TOURNET YEARS TRURNET TEARS TRURKEY YEARS 1980-83 1981-82 1981-83 1982-84 1982-84 1982-85 ANSA ILLAND INDIA DUK DANNY MANNING KANSAS CHRIS MULLIN ST. JOHNS DAVID ROBINSON NAVY TOURNEY YEARS 1985-87 STEVE ALFORD INDIANA JOHNNY DAWKINS DUKE ED PINCKNEY VILLANOVA TOURNEY TEARS TOURNET TEARS TOURNEY YEARS TOURNEY YEARS TOURNEY YEARS 1985-88 1984-87 1984-86 1982-85 1982-85 ONL'AU DANNY FERRY KEITH SMART INDIANA STACEY AUGMON UNLV TOURNET TEARS 1988-91 SEAN ELLIOTT GLEN RICE PERVIS ELLISON ARIZONA DUKE TOURNEY TEARS 1986-89 MICHIGAN LOUISVILLE TOURNEY TEARS TOURKEY YEARS TOURKET YEARS TOURNEY YEARS 1986-89 1986-89 1986,88-89 1987-88 DUKE 33. DUKE KENNY ANDERSON GEORGIA TECH CHRISTIAN LAETTNER CORLISS WILLIAMSON GRANT HILL ARKANSAS BOBBY HURLEY LARRY JOHNSON DUKE DUKE UNLV DUKE TOURNEY TEARS TOURNEY TEARS 1990-91 TOURNEY YEARS TOURNET TEARS TOURNEY YEARS TOURNEY YEARS 1993-95 1991-94 1990-93 1990-91 1989-92 MOP 1978 STAG TONY DELK KENTUCKY MILES SIMON MATEEN CLEAVES SHANE BATTIER DUKE ANTAWN JAMISSON RICHARD HAMILTON NORTH CAROLINA ARIZONA CONNECTICUT MICHIGAN STATE TOURNET YEARS TOURNEY TEARS TOURNEY YEARS TRURNET YEARS TOURNET TEARS TOURNEY YEARS 1993-96 1996-98 1995-98 1998-99 1998-2000 1999-2001 HOP 200 KRACU SEAN MAY NORTH CAROLINA CARMELO ANTHONY EMEKA OKAFOR SYRACUSE THURNET YEARS 2003 TYLER HANSBROUGH JOAKIM NOAH JUAN DIXON NORTH CAROLINA FLORIDA CONNECTICUT MARYLAND TOURNEY TEARS 2006-09 TOURKEY TEARS TOURNEY YEARS TOURNEY TEARS TOURNET TEARS 2005-07 2004-05 2002-05 1999-2002 THE FAN VOTING AT NCAA.COMMARCH/MADNESS WILL BEGIN IN JANUARY WITH KEMBA WALKER SHELVIN MACK BUTLER TOURNET YEARS 2009-11 ANTHONY DAVIS THE TOP 15 PLAYERS ANNOUNCED CONNECTICUT KENTUCKY TOURKEY TEARS 2012 AT THE FINAL FOUR IN APRIL. TOURNEY TEARS 2009,11 TEAMS WITH THE MOST NC WINNERS F FINAL APPEARANCE PLAYERS IN TOP 75 F4 FINAL FOUR APPEARANCE DUKE NORTH UCLA 9. CAROLINA BRUINS KENTUCKY INDIANA HOUSTON CINCINNATI KANSAS UCONN 3 3 TOP 25 TEAMS OF ALL TIME HOLY CROSS . WL 27-3 1946-47 Team featured George Kaftan, Joe Mullaney and freshman guard Bob Cousy (image). KANSAS - WL 28-3 1951-52 Clyde Lovellette led nation in scoring, then led Jayhawks to national title. He is the only person to ever accomplish that. SAN FRANCISCO - WL 29-0 1955-56 Team ended up winning a total of 55 games in a row across a couple of seasons. San Francisco won two consecutive titles behind a punishing defense led by Bill Russell (image). NORTH CAROLINA - WL 32-0 UNC 1956-57 A veteran lineup led by star forward Lennie Rosenbluth, who averaged 28 points. UNC finished the season a perfect 32-0. OHIO STATE - WL 25-3 1959-60 The Buckeyes steamrolled through the NCAA tournament by an average of 19.5 points a game. UCLA - WL 30-0 1966-67 This was the season Lew Alcindor, later to be known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, debuted on to the college basketball scene. 1967-68 UCLA - WL 29-1 Wooden called this his best UCLA team. UCLA - WL 29-1 Alcindor's/Jabbar's senior season; capped his career with 37 points and 20 rebounds in title game. Wela 1968-69 BRUINS UCLA - WL 30-0 Sophomore Bill Walton lived up to his advance billing, leading the Bruins to a 30-0 record and the national championship while averaging a double-double (21.1 PPG, 15.5 RPG). 1971-72 UCLA - WL 30-0 1972-73 UCLA Capped the Bruins' run of seven consecutive titles; Walton makes 21 of 22 field goals on the way to scoring 44 points in title game. 1973-74 NC STATE - wL 30-1 Ended UCLA's run of seven titles 1975-76 INDIANA - WL 32-0 Most recent unbeaten team. MICHIGAN STATE - WL 32-0 1978-79 VS Defeated Indiana State in title game (this was Bird vs. Magic). ATE LOUISVILLE - WL 33-3 Unbeaten in conference play. Won two overtime games in tournament. 1979-80 loursvILLE NORTH CAROLINA - WL 32-2 UNG 1981-82 James Worthy, Sam Perkins (image), Michael Jordan. GEORGETOWN - WL 34-3 1983-84 Patrick Ewing-led squad downed Houston for national title. 1989-90 UNLV - WL 35-5 Three first-round NBA draft picks. 1991-92 DUKE - WL 34-2 The Laettner Team. NORTH CAROLINA - WL 34-4 UNC 1992-93 The national title game was a see-saw battle throughout, but is remembered best for Chris Webber's timeout call with seconds left when Michigan didn't have any. KENTUCKY - WL 34-2 1995-96 Also known as "The Untouchables," nine players from the 95-96 team eventually played in the NBA. ARIZONA - WL 25-9 1996-97 Only team to defeat three No. 1 seeds on the road to the national championship. CONNECTICUT - WL 33-6 2003-04 Featured Ben Gordon and imposing frontcourt led by Emeka Okafor. FLORIDA - WL 35-5 2006-07 Second of back-to-back national titles. NORTH CAROLINA - WL 34-4 2008-09 Won all six tournament games by double digits, by an average of 20.2 points per game. UNC KENTUCKY - WL 38-2 2011-12 16-0 in SEC play: 19-0 at home; third consecutive NCAA tournament; 344 blocks is the most in NCAA single season history. SOURCES Infographic by eveke 9. 00000

NCAA Top 75 Basketball Players of All Time

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NCAA Top 75 Basketball Players of All Time Infographic. Top 25 Teams selected by the NCAA




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