Over the past 20 years, college basketball has seen some truly revolutionizing recruiting classes hit the hardwood. Some received too much hype, and never quite panned out, while others flew under the radar and achieved success none ever dreamed was possible of them. Some remained stars throughout their careers, while some couldn't live up to their lofty expectations. Either way, they were all part of a memorable recruiting class for their respective school.
The following list is a ranking of the best 21 recruiting classes of the past 20 years. These rankings are based on a combination of high school praise, college success and NBA careers. Keep that in mind with these fantastic 21 college basketball recruiting classes.