The UConn Huskies are defending the third national championship in school history, but the hero of that title team is already off to the NBA. Mere months after Kemba Walker’s incomparable performances in the Big East tournament and March Madness, it’s clear that his legacy will mark him as one of the greatest players ever to don a Huskies uniform.
Although backcourt stars like Walker and Ray Allen have been predominant among the Huskies’ legends, UConn has had its share of great post players as well. Standouts like Emeka Okafor and Jake Voskuhl have played key roles of their own in UConn’s sparkling NCAA tournament history.
Read on for a closer look at Walker, Allen and the rest of the 50 greatest hoopsters ever to play for UConn.