Best college player you've ever seen?

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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#61 » by Iplaytolose » Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:40 pm

jacbobbutler wrote:Anthony Davis just straight up dominated. There was not a second where you doubted he was getting drafted number one overall.


Yeah Davis was a beast at UK. They never even ran plays through him forreal or relied on him to score, and he still dominated rather easily.
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#62 » by UtahJazzFan88 » Thu Mar 22, 2018 5:57 am

I've only seen Jimmer play live out of all these college MVP's
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#63 » by KidPistol » Sat Mar 24, 2018 11:23 am

I’ve recently gotten into college ball so from what I’ve saw, I’m going with Anthony Davis. Pretty much unstoppable as a player. Ben Simmons also played like a man possessed despite his team not making it far.
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#64 » by nurseryc » Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:04 am

Ben Simmons
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#65 » by KobesScarf » Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:04 am

I have not seen most of these guys but

1.Kareem
2.Walton
3.Thompson
4.Maravich
5.Oscar
6.Russell
7.Lattener
8.Ewing
9.Manning
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Post#66 » by BVB24 » Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:21 pm

Tim Duncan
Christian Laettner
Melo
JJ Redick
Anthony Davis
Durant
Jay Williams
Jimmer Fredette
Doug McDermott


In my lifetime.
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#67 » by KobesScarf » Sun Apr 1, 2018 1:06 am

BVB24 wrote:Tim Duncan, Laettner, Melo, JJ Redick, Anthony Davis, Durant, Jay Williams, Jimmer Fredette. In my lifetime.


Hurley>Reddick and Jay Will
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#68 » by NuggetsWY » Sun Apr 1, 2018 2:18 am

Lew Alcindor - no question

Only 2 losses in 3 years (not allowed to play as a freshman back then)
three NCAA championships in those three years
after his freshman year the NCAA banned dunking just because of his dominance in the paint
player-of-the-year twice and first team all-american all three years and many other awards

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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#69 » by kuclas » Sun Apr 1, 2018 4:02 pm

I was young. But ralph Sampson was the best I’ve ever seen. He was in same era of ask Hakeem Jordan Ewing. And he was 3 time college player of the year. He was better than all of them. It’s a shame he got injured in his 4th year in the nba. Who knows what him and the dream would have done had he not gotten injured. They took down Magic Johnson at his peak in 1986 in the playoffs
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#70 » by JN » Mon Jul 16, 2018 1:05 am

KobesScarf wrote:
BVB24 wrote:Tim Duncan, Laettner, Melo, JJ Redick, Anthony Davis, Durant, Jay Williams, Jimmer Fredette. In my lifetime.


Hurley>Reddick and Jay Will


No he wasn't. Was Hurley ever a NPOY of the candidate like Redick was?
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#71 » by CaptainCanada » Mon Jul 23, 2018 2:18 pm

Wally Szerbiak...40pt game in tourney he looked Jordanes-esk Lol
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#72 » by Slim Tubby » Wed Aug 8, 2018 1:39 am

Others mentioned him but Wayman Tisdale is why I love college basketball. Keith Lee from Memphis was pretty special, too. Cool thread!


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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#73 » by nurseryc » Fri Oct 5, 2018 12:19 am

Len Bias was the best I ever saw in person
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#74 » by AirCanadaMouse » Mon Oct 8, 2018 8:46 pm

Alando Tucker, and I'm not even kidding.
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#75 » by Curmudgeon » Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:45 am

markjay wrote:Lew Alcindor


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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#76 » by Q C » Mon Dec 17, 2018 1:06 am

best I've seen on TV: Davis

best I saw in person: Curry
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#77 » by ric munchn » Mon Jan 21, 2019 8:45 am

HeartBreakKid wrote:I'm a millennial, the best college player of my time was probably Tim Duncan (though I don't think I saw him play, just heard about how great he was). During that time, I'd say the best player I saw with my own eyes might have been Ray Allen, but I was quite young in the 90s and did not remember college nearly as well as NBA.


I'd say Greg Oden was the best that I've probably seen a game from.


Duncan Crushed our UMASS dream that year and didnt go to the celtics in the draft :o
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#78 » by Duke4life831 » Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:12 pm

nurseryc wrote:Ben Simmons


The best college player you've ever seen didn't even take his team to the tournament. That LSU team was ranked to start the year and came off making the tournament the year prior.
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#79 » by Duke4life831 » Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:14 pm

03 is when I first started watching college ball. Anthony Davis is probably the single most dominant player I've seen. Zion is creeping into that territory.
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Re: Best college player you've ever seen? 

Post#80 » by Justwar » Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:08 pm

Duke4life831 wrote:03 is when I first started watching college ball. Anthony Davis is probably the single most dominant player I've seen. Zion is creeping into that territory.


Yep Davis didn't have to score to just dominate the game

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