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    Notre Dame Men's Basketball All-Century Team Nominees

    Bob Arnzen
    F - 1966-69

     
    Third team All-American in 1966-67 … second team All-American in '67-68 … three-time Academic All-American … captained the '67-68 and '68-69 squads … currently ranks 10th in Notre Dame history in scoring with 1,665 points … posted 21.4 ppg in '66-67 to lead the Irish … led the '68-69 team in rebounding, with an average of 11.6 per game … 11.5 career rpg average ranks 11th in school history … recipient of the Byron V. Kanaley Award in 1969 … drafted in the eighth round of the '69 NBA draft by Detroit.
    Lloyd Aubrey
    F/C - 1953-56

     
    Third team All-American in 1955-56 … notched 22.4 ppg to lead the Irish in '55-56 … that mark ranks 11th in the Notre Dame single-season record book for scoring average … led the '54-55 squad (.378) and the '55-56 team (.422) in field goal percentage … earned two monograms as a member of the Fighting Irish … selected by Minneapolis with the fourth pick in the '56 NBA draft.
    Ken Barlow
    F - 1982-86

     
    Captain of the 1984-85 and '85-86 Notre Dame squads … ranks 19th in school history in scoring with 1,342 points … led the '84-85 and '85-86 teams in rebounding with averages of 6.5 and 5.4 per game, respectively … paced the Irish in blocked shots in '83-84 (18), '84-85 (18) and '85-86 (12) … holds the third-highest single-season free throw percentage in school history (.887) … earned four monograms while at Notre Dame … taken with the 23 overall selection in the '86 NBA draft by the Los Angeles Lakers.
    Leo Barnhorst
    G/C - 1946-49

     
    Third team All-American in 1948-49 … led the '47-48 Irish in both field goal percentage (.400) and free throw percentage (.659) … earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … second overall selection, by Indianapolis, in he '49 NBA draft.
    Dave Batton
    F/C - 1974-78

     
    Citizens Savings Athletic Foundation All-American in 1977-78 … captained the '77-78 squad … ranks 28th on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,205 points … career field goal percentage of .533 ranks 15th in school history … led the '77-78 team in scoring and rebounding with per game averages of 14.0 and 6.8, respectively … earned four monograms while a member of the Fighting Irish … drafted in the third round of the '78 NBA draft by New Jersey.
    Elmer Bennett
    G - 1988-92

     
    One of four captains of the 1991-92 Irish squad … currently ranks 13th in scoring (1,488 points) and 4th in assists (516) in school history … stands at third place in school history in games played (124) … led the Irish in steals in '90-91 (1.6 spg) and '91-92 (1.8 spg) … dished out a team-leading 6.2 assists per game in '91-92 … owns the seventh-best career assists per game average in Notre Dame history (4.2) … named to the NIT All-Tournament team in '92 … earned four monograms as a member of the Irish … taken by Atlanta in the second round of the '92 NBA draft.
    Vince Boryla
    C - 1944-46

     
    Second team All-American in 1945-46 … captain of the '44-45 Notre Dame squad … led the Irish in scoring average (16.1 ppg) in '44-45 … paced the '45-46 team in field goal percentage with a .346 mark … led the '44-45 and '45-46 clubs in free throw percentage with marks of .660 and .669, respectively … selected to the '48 United States Olympic team.
    Rich Branning
    G - 1976-80

     
    Co-captain of the 1979-80 Notre Dame team … Academic All-American in '80 … ranks 26th on the school career scoring list with 1, 232 points … 466 career assists are good enough for sixth all-time, and 4.1 career apg average ranks eighth in school history … one of only two players in history to lead the Irish in assists in each of his four years in the program … led the '76-77 squad with a .798 free throw percentage … named to the '78 NCAA Championship All-Regional team … earned four monograms while a member of the Notre Dame program … taken by Indiana in the fourth round of the '80 NBA draft.
    Gary Brokaw
    G - 1972-74

     
    Third team All-American in 1973-74 … career scoring average of 17.3 ppg ranks 12th in school history … led the '72-73 team in free throw percentage with a .724 mark … one of 43 1,000 point scorers in Notre Dame history (1,001 points) … ranks 23rd in Irish history in field goals attempted with 481 … earned two monograms while a member of the Notre Dame program … the 18th overall selection, by Milwaukee, in the '74 NBA draft.
    Austin Carr
    G - 1968-71

     
    Consensus first team All-American in 1970-71 … second team All-American in '69-70 … '71 National Player of the Year … captain of the '69-70 and '70-71 squads … Notre Dame career (34.6 ppg) and single-season (38.1 ppg) scoring leader … career scoring average ranks second in NCAA history … all-time leading scorer in the NCAA Tournament (43.1 ppg) … scored an all-time NCAA record 61 points versus Ohio University in '70 … selected to the NCAA Championship All-Regional team in '70 and '71 … scored 40 or more points 23 times in his Irish career … selected first overall in the '71 NBA draft by Cleveland.
    Matt Carroll
    G - 1999-03

     
    Honorable Mention All-American in 2003 … one of three captains on the '03 squad … ranks sixth on the all-time school scoring list with 1,850 points … Notre Dame career leader in three-point field goals made (301), three-point field goals attempted (769), games played (133) and games started (125) … three-point field goal percentage of .389 ranks sixth in school history, while free throw percentage of .825 is good enough for third place … averaged 19.5 points per game to pace the Irish in his senior season … '03 first-team All-BIG EAST selection … named to the '01 NIT Summer All-Star team, as well as the '98 and '99 United States Junior National team … played the '03-04 NBA season as a free agent for Portland and San Antonio.
    Jordan Cornette
    F - 2001-Present

     
    One of four captains of the 2003-04 squad … currently ranks second in school history with 155 blocked shots … career blocks per game average of 1.8 bpg is good enough for third place in Irish history … Notre Dame team leader in blocks for the '02-'03 season (75), as well as the '03-04 campaign (63) … set career highs in scoring (5.8 ppg) and rebounding (6.0 rpg) in '03-'04 … has earned three monograms to this point in his career.
    Adrian Dantley
    F - 1973-76

     
    Consensus first team All-American in 1974-75 and '75-76 … co-captain of the '75-76 Notre Dame squad … named '76 National Player of the Year … ranks second on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 2,223 points … holds school record for free throws made (615) and free throws attempted (769) … led Notre Dame in scoring in '74-75 (30.4 ppg) and '75-76 (28.6 ppg), while also leading the team in rebounding those two seasons with marks of 10.2 and 10.1 rpg, respectively … member of the '76 United States Olympic team that captured the gold medal in Montreal … drafted sixth overall, by Buffalo, in the '76 NBA draft.
    LaPhonso Ellis
    F - 1988-92

     
    One of four captains of the 1991-92 Notre Dame team … scored 1,505 career points and averaged 15.5 points per game to earn school rankings of 12th and 22nd, respectively … blocked 200 career shots, a Notre Dame record … ranks third on the career rebounding list with 1,075, and eighth on the career rebounding average ledger at a mark of 11.1 rpg … led the '91-92 team in scoring (17.7 ppg), rebounding (11.7 rpg), field goal percentage (.631) and blocked shots (2.6 bpg) … paced Notre Dame in blocked shots in each of his four seasons, the only player in school history to do so … fifth overall selection in the '92 NBA draft by Denver.
    Robert Faught
    C - 1941-43

     
    Third team All-American in 1941-42 and '42-43 … averaged 9.5 points per game in '41-42 and 9.8 ppg in '42-43 to lead the Irish both seasons … earned two monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Bruce Flowers
    F/C - 1975-79

     
    Co-captain of the 1978-79 Fighting Irish … led the Irish in field goal percentage in '75-76 (.602), '76-77 (.568) and '78-79 (.656) … owns the school single-season record for field goal percentage (.656 in '78-79) … currently stands fifth on the Notre Dame career list with a field goal percentage of .574 … career mark of 668 rebounds is good enough for 18th in school history … ranks 11th in program history in games played (117) … earned four monograms while a member of the Fighting Irish … second pick in the '79 NBA draft by Cleveland.
    Torin Francis
    F - 2002-Present

     
    Ranks fifth in school history in blocked shots with 95 … career blocks per game mark of 1.8 ties teammate Jordan Cornette for third on the all-time list … averaging 12.2 points and 8.5 rebounds per game for career to date … led the Irish in rebounding in '02-03 campaign as a freshman (8.4 rpg) … selected to the '03 BIG EAST All-Rookie team … earned honorable mention all-BIG EAST honors in '04.
    Pat Garrity
    F - 1994-98

     
    Second team All-American in 1997-98 … '97 BIG EAST Conference Player of the Year … three-time BIG EAST All-Conference selection ('96, '97, '98) … '98 BIG EAST Scholar-Athlete of the Year … recipient of the '98 Byron V. Kanaley Award and the '98 NACDA Scholar-Athlete Award … recipient of an NCAA postgraduate scholarship in '98 … third on school career scoring list with 2,085 points … one of only two players in school history to lead the team in scoring each of his four seasons … grabbed 776 career rebounds, good for 11th place on Notre Dame's all-time ledger … started every one of his 111 games played for the Irish … first-team Academic All-American and men's basketball Academic All-American of the Year in '98 … drafted in the first round of the '98 NBA draft by Milwaukee, but traded to Dallas and Phoenix before the draft was completed.
    David Graves
    F - 1998-02

     
    One of three captains of the '01-'02 squad … currently ranks eighth on all-time list in points (1,746), second in three-point field goals made (259), third in three-point field goal percentage (.411) and 11th in assists (340) … holds the Notre Dame school record for steals with 202 … led the Irish in free throw percentage in '97-98 with a .777 mark … BIG EAST All-Conference honorable mention in ''02…'00 NIT All-Tournament team selection.
    Bill Hanzlik
    G - 1976-80

     
    A member of the 1980 United States Olympic squad … co-captain of the '79-80 Irish team … currently ranks 25th in Notre Dame history in assists with 187 … also ranks fourth in steals average (1.3 spg) and 17th in blocked shots average (0.4 bpg) in school history … led the '78-79 squad in steals with 54 … averaged 7.5 points per game as a senior … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … drafted in the first round of the '80 NBA draft by Seattle.
    Bill Hassett
    G - 1944-46

     
    Second team All-American in 1944-45 … 1st team All-American in 1945-46 … captain of the '45-46 Fighting Irish … earned two monograms while a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Tom Hawkins
    F - 1956-59

     
    Second team All-American in 1957-58 and '58-59 … co-captain of the '58-59 squad … holds the Notre Dame career record in rebounding with 1,318 … currently ranks seventh on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,820 points and second on the rebounds per game ledger with 16.7 rpg … led the Irish in scoring in '56-57 (20.6 ppg), '57-58 (25.2 ppg) and '58-59 (23.4 ppg) … averaged 17.3 rebounds per game in '56-57 and 17.2 rpg in '57-58 to lead the team … named to the '58 NCAA Championship All-Regional team … selected fourth overall in the '59 NBA draft by Minneapolis.
    Ryan Hoover
    G - 1992-96

     
    Captained the 1995-96 Fighting Irish team … currently ranks 23rd on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,269 points … also currently ranks third in Irish history in three-point field goals made (248), second in three-point field goals attempted (680), fourth in steals (145), 11th in three-point field goal percentage (.365) and 13th in assists (264) … earned four monograms as a member of the Irish.
    Ryan Humphrey
    F - 2000-02

     
    Second team All-American in 2001-02 …'01-02 BIG EAST All-Conference selection … one of three captains of the '01-02 Irish team … currently ranks 10th in school history in rebounding average with 9.9 rpg … also currently stands at second place on the school's blocked shots list (166) and owns the best blocked shots average in school history (2.8bpg) … holds the Notre Dame single-season record for blocks with 87 in '01-02, as well as setting the single season mark in blocked shots average (2.8 bpg) that same season … Utah's first round pick in the '02 NBA draft, but traded to Orlando before the completion of the draft.
    Martin Inglesby
    G - 1997-01

     
    Served as a captain on the 2000-01 Irish team … BIG EAST Conference All-Rookie team selection in '98 … currently stands at third place on the Notre Dame career assists ledger with 526, and career assist average of 4.3 apg ranks sixth in program history … ranks fourth in school history in three-point field goals made (167), fifth in three-point field goals attempted (394) and second in three-point field goal percentage (.424) … currently ranks sixth in school history in steals with 136.
    George Ireland
    G - 1933-36

     
    All-America selection in 1934-35 … averaged 4.0 points per game as a junior and 4.2 ppg as a senior … member of the '36 Helms Foundation National Champions … earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Tracy Jackson
    F - 1977-81

     
    Captained the 1980-81 Irish squad … currently ranks 22nd on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,293 points … also stands 20th in school history in field goals made (526) and 24th in assists (190) … led the Irish in scoring in '79-80 with 14.3 ppg, while also leading the team in rebounding that season with 7.1 rpg … earned four monograms as a member of the Fighting Irish … drafted in the second round of the '81 NBA draft by Boston.
    Collis Jones
    F - 1968-71

     
    Currently ranks 17th on the Notre Dame all-time scoring list with 1,367 points … career scoring average of 16.1 points per game ranks 19th in school history … also stands at eighth place in Irish history in rebounds (884), ninth in rebounding average (10.4 rpg), 13th in field goals attempted (1,242), 15th in field goals made (567), and 22nd in free throws attempted (360) … led the 1969-70 and '70-71 squads in rebounding with averages of 12.4 and 13.1 rpg, respectively … selected in the first round of the '71 NBA draft by Milwaukee.
    Noble Kizer
    G - 1922-25

     
    All-America selection in 1924-25 … captained the '24-25 Fighting Irish … paced the '22-23 squad in scoring with an average of 12.2 points per game … earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Leo Klier
    F - 1942-44, 1945-46

     
    Two-time consensus All-American (1943-44 and '45-46) … ranks 13th in the Notre Dame single-season record book for field goals attempted with 513 in '45-46 … led the Irish in scoring in '43-44 (15.4 ppg) and '45-46 (16.9 ppg) … missed the '44-45 season while serving in the Navy.
    Toby Knight
    C - 1973-77

     
    Citizens Savings Athletic Foundation All-American in 1976-77 … one of three captains of the '76-77 team … selected to the '77 NCAA Championship All-Regional team … currently ranks 12th in school history in rebounds (738) and 22nd in rebounding average (7.3 rpg) … holds the 24th-best single-season rebounding mark with 306 in '76-77 … grabbed 10.6 rpg in '76-77 to lead the Irish … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … taken in the second round of the NBA draft by New York.
    Edward "Moose" Krause
    C - 1931-34

     
    Three-time consensus All-American (1931-32, '32-33 and '33-34) … captained the '33-34 Irish squad … led Notre Dame in scoring in '31-32 (7.7 ppg), '32-33 (10.1 ppg) and '33-34 (8.5 ppg) … enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame in '76 … served as Notre Dame's athletic director from '48-80.
    Bill Laimbeer
    C - 1975-79

     
    Co-captain of the '78-79 Notre Dame team … led the '78-79 in rebounding (5.5 rpg) and blocked shots (0.97 bpg) … averaged 8.1 points per game on the '77-78 team that advanced to the Final Four … earned two monograms while at Notre Dame … third overall pick in the '79 NBA draft by Cleveland.
    Leroy Leslie
    F - 1949-52

     
    Served as captain of the 1951-52 Notre Dame squad … led the team in scoring with 14.1 points per game as a senior … averaged 13.2 ppg as a junior … third overall pick in the '52 NBA draft by Rochester.
    John Moir
    F - 1935-38

     
    Three-time consensus All-American (1935-36, '36-37 and '37-38) … Helms Foundation National Player of the Year as a sophomore in '36 … never played basketball before enrolling at Notre Dame … led the Irish in scoring in '35-36 (11.3 ppg), '36-37 (13.2 ppg) and '37-38 (10.5 ppg) … earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Troy Murphy
    F - 1998-01

     
    Two-time consensus All-American (1999-00 and '00-01) … three-time all-BIG EAST selection … '00 and '01 BIG EAST player of the Year … '99 BIG EAST Rookie of the Year … one of three captains on both the '99-00 and '00-01 teams … ranks fifth in Irish history in scoring with 2,011 points … also ranks second all-time in free throws made (587) and attempted (755), fourth in blocked shots (126), fifth in scoring average (21.4 ppg), fifth in blocked shots average (1.3 bpg), sixth in field goals made (680), sixth in rebounds (924), eighth in games started (93) ninth in field goals attempted (1, 370) and 11th in rebounding average (9.8 rpg) … holds school single-season records in free throws made (261), free throws attempted (323), games played (37) and games started (37), all coming in the '99-00 campaign … 14th overall pick, by Golden State, in the '01 NBA draft.
    Paul Nowak
    C - 1935-38

     
    Three-time consensus All-American (1935-36, '36-37 and '37-38) … helped the Irish claim the Helms Foundation national championship as a sophomore in '36 … averaged 7.0 points per game as a sophomore, 7.2 as a junior and 7.5 as a senior … native of South Bend … earned three monograms as a member of the Fighting Irish.
    John Nyikos
    C - 1924-27

     
    All-America selection in 1926-27 … captained the '26-27 Notre Dame squad … averaged 7.9 points per game in '24-25, 8.2 in '25-26 and 8.6 in '26-27 to lead the team each season … native of South Bend … earned three monograms as a member of the program.
    Kevin O'Shea
    G - 1946-50

     
    Earned consensus All-America honors in 1947-48, as well as garnering a second team selection in '46-47 and a 3rd team selection in '48-49 … captained the '49-50 squad … one of 43 1,000-point scorers in school history (1,065) … paced the '49-50 team in scoring with 14.9 points per game … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … selected by Minneapolis with the first overall pick in the '50 NBA draft.
    John Paxson
    G - 1979-83

     
    Second team All-American in 1981-82, as well as a third team selection in '82-83 … captain of the '82-83 Irish squad … currently stands at 18th place on the school's all-time scoring ledger with 1,366 points … also ranks seventh in Notre Dame history in assists (411), eighth in steals (133) and steals average (1.2 spg), ninth in assist average (3.7), 16th in field goals made (559), 23rd in games played (112) and 24th in field goals attempted (1,062) … led the Irish in scoring in '81-82 and '82-83 with averages of 16.4 and 17.7 ppg, respectively … two-time Academic All-American … drafted by San Antonio in the first round of the '83 NBA draft.
    Ron Reed
    F - 1962-65

     
    Currently ranks 30th in Notre Dame history in scoring with 1,153 points … also ranks third all-time in rebounding average (14.3 rpg), seventh in scoring average (18.9 ppg), ninth in rebounds (872), 18th in field goals attempted (1,157) and 24th in field goals made (488) … holds the Notre Dame single-season record for rebounding average with 17.7 rpg in '63-64 … selected to the NABC All-Star game in '65 … taken by Detroit in the fourth round of the '65 NBA draft.
    Robert Rensberger
    G - 1940-43

     
    First team All-American in 1942-43 … averaged 9.3 points per game as a senior, after posting 6.7 ppg as a junior … earned two monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Eddie Riska
    F - 1938-41

     
    Third team All-American in 1941-42 … served as captain of the '40-41 Notre Dame team … led the Irish in scoring in '38-39 (9.6 ppg), '39-40 (11.0 ppg) and '40-41 (10.2 ppg) … earned three monograms as a member of the Fighting Irish.
    David Rivers
    G - 1984-88

     
    Third team All-American in 1986-87 and a second team selection in '87-88 … co-captain of the '87-88 squad … currently ranks fourth in school history in scoring with 2,058 points … second in Notre Dame history in assists (586) … also ranks second all-time in steals (201) and steals average (1.7 spg), second in games started (116), fourth in assists average (5.0 apg) and three-point field goal percentage (.406), ninth in games played (118), 11th all-time in three-point field goals made (67) and 13th in three-point field goals attempted (165) … selected to the '87 NCAA Championship All-Regional team … earned four monograms while a member of the Fighting Irish … selected by the Los Angeles Lakers in the first round of the '88 NBA draft.
    Dick Rosenthal
    C/F - 1951-54

     
    First team All-American in 1953-54 … currently ranks 27th on the Notre Dame all-time scoring ledger with 1,227 points … became the first player in school history to average more than 20 points per game in a season in '53-54 … career average of 16.4 ppg ranks 16th in school history … stands at seventh place all-time in field goals attempted (1,408), 13th in free throws attempted (453) and 15th in free throws made (313) … named to the '53 NCAA Championship All-Regional team … earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … served as athletic director at Notre Dame for eight years … taken first overall in the '54 NBA draft by Fort Wayne.
    Walter Sahm
    C - 1962-65

     
    Co-captain of the 1964-65 Notre Dame squad … owns the school record for career rebounding average with 16.9 rpg … also stands at second in Notre Dame history in total rebounds (1,146) … led the '63-64 Irish in rebounding (16.8 rpg), and repeated as team leader in the same category in '64-65 (16.4 rpg) … averaged 14.3 ppg as a sophomore, 17.4 ppg as a junior and 16.4 ppg as a senior ... earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … drafted in the 13th round of the '65 NBA draft by Baltimore.
    Raymond Scanlon
    G - 1907-09

     
    Notre Dame's first All-American, and a Helms Athletic Foundation selection in 1908-09 … captained the '07-08 and '08-09 Irish squads … earned two monograms while at Notre Dame.
    Larry Sheffield
    G - 1962-65

     
    Currently stands in 24th place on Notre Dame's all-time scoring ledger with 1,225 … career scoring average of 18.7 ppg ranks 10th in Irish history … also ranks 20th in field goals attempted (1,140), 22nd in field goals made (499), 23rd in free throw percentage (.754) and 25th in free throws made (257) … averaged 22.3 ppg in '63-64 to lead the squad.
    John Shumate
    F - 1972-74

     
    Consensus All-American in 1973-74, in addition to a 1st team selection in '72-73 … co-captained both the '72-73 and '73-74 squads … currently ranks 20th on the all-time Notre Dame scoring ledger with 1,334 points … owns the school record in career field goal percentage with a .610 mark … also ranks 15th in school history in rebounds (684) … led the team in scoring and rebounding in both of his years on the team … only able to play two seasons due to health reasons …the fourth overall pick, by Phoenix, in the '74 NBA draft.
    Tim Singleton
    G - 1987-91

     
    Captained the 1990-91 Irish squad … currently ranks second on the Notre Dame career assist list with 549 … also stands at fourth place in school history in steals average (1.3 spg), fifth on the assist average ledger (4.9 apg) and fifth in steals (144) … averaged 5.5 points per game as a senior … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Ed Smith
    G - 1927-30

     
    First team All-America selection in 1928-29 and '29-30 … averaged 3.5 points per game as a junior in '28-29, and 4.1 ppg as a senior in '29-30 … South Bend native … earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    John Smyth
    F - 1954-57

     
    Captained the 1956-57 Fighting Irish … currently ranks 25th on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,236 points … career scoring average of 16.3 points per game ranks 18th in school history … also ranks 12th in Irish history in field goals attempted (1,250) … averaged 19.0 ppg as a senior … recipient of the '57 Byron V. Kanaley Award … earned three monograms as a member of the Irish … taken in the third round of the '57 NBA draft by St. Louis.
    Jack Stephens
    F/G - 1951-55

     
    First team All-American in 1954-55 … served as captain of the '54-55 Irish … currently stands in 21st place on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,314 points … career scoring average of 15.5 points per game is 22nd in school history … also ranks fourth in Notre Dame history in free throws attempted (686), eighth in free throws made (426) and 16th in field goals attempted with 1,209 … named to the '53 NCAA Championship All-Regional team … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Harold Swanagan
    F - 1998-02

     
    One of three captains on the 2001-02 Notre Dame squad … currently ranks third in school history in games played (127) and 17th in games started (78) … also ranks 15th in blocked shots (49), 17th in blocked shots average (0.4 bpg) and 23rd in rebounds (607) … averaged 8.1 ppg as a senior … earned four monograms as a member of the Fighting Irish.
    Daimon Sweet
    G - 1988-92

     
    One of four captains of the 1991-92 Irish team … currently ranks 15th on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,410 points … also ranks 21st in school history in three-point field goals made (37) and 23rd in three-point field goals attempted (94) … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program.
    Chris Thomas
    G - 2001-Present

     
    One of four captains of the 2003-04 Notre Dame squad … currently ranks 8th on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,783 points … owns the Irish career record for assists with 638 … career scoring average of 18.0 points per game ranks 11th on the school's all-time list … also ranks second all-time in three-point field goals made (250) and three-point field goals attempted (682), third in steals (184), 11th in three-point field goal percentage … '02 BIG EAST Conference Rookie of the Year and All-Rookie Team selection … two-time BIG EAST All-Conference team selection … '02 National Freshman of the Year … recorded the only triple-double in Notre Dame history against New Hampshire on 11-16-01 (24 points, 11 assists, 11 steals).
    Kelly Tripucka
    F - 1977-81

     
    Three-time All-America selection (1978-79, '79-80, '80-81) … one of three captains of the '80-81 squad … currently ranks ninth on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,719 points … career scoring average of 15.4 points per game ranks 24th in school history … also ranks sixth in free throws made (461), eighth in field goals made (629) and free throws attempted (578), ninth in free throw percentage (.798), 10th in field goal percentage (.548), 15th in games started (81), 17th in assists (217), and 24th in rebounds (606) … two-time NCAA Championship All-Regional team selection ('78 and '79) … CoSIDA Academic All-America selection in '79 … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … first round pick by Detroit in the '81 NBA draft.
    Bob Whitmore
    C - 1966-69

     
    Currently ranks 11th on the Notre Dame career scoring list with 1,580 points … stands at fourth place in school history in rebounds with 1,043 and fifth in rebounding average with 12.4 rpg … also ranks 10th in free throws made (362) and free throws attempted (543) recorded five 20-point, 20-rebound performances - the most in school history … earned three monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … selected by Boston in the eighth round of the '69 NBA draft.
    Don Williams
    G - 1974-78

     
    Co-captain of the 1977-78 Notre Dame squad … currently ranks 14th in school history in scoring with 1,433 points … also ranks 13th in Notre Dame history in field goals made (590), 15th in field goals attempted (1,221), 17th in games played (115) and 21st in assists (200) … averaged 13.3 ppg as a senior … earned four monograms as a member of the Notre Dame program … drafted in the fifth round of the '78 NBA draft by New Orleans.
    Monty Williams
    F - 1989-90, '92-'94

     
    Served as co-captain of the 1992-93 squad, and one of five captains of the '93-94 Notre Dame team … currently ranks 16th in school history in scoring with 1,371 points … career scoring average of 15.4 points per game ranks 24th in Irish history … also stands at 23rd in field goals made (497) and 25th in rebounding average (6.8 rpg) … led the '92-93 and '93-94 squads in scoring and rebounding … earned three monograms as a member of the Fighting Irish … first round pick in the '94 NBA draft by New York.
    Orlando Woolridge
    F - 1977-81

     
    Third team All-American in 1980-81 … one of three captains of the '80-81 Notre Dame squad … ranks 13th in school history in blocked shots (54) and blocked shots average (0.5 bpg) … 85 career games started stands at 13th in school history … averaged 14.4 ppg as a senior … earned four monograms as a member of the Fighting Irish … sixth overall pick in the '81 NBA draft by Chicago.
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