Ranking all 36 Duke basketball jersey numbers ever worn

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NOT RETIRED. Jersey No. 2. 22. Scouting Report. player. 434. Pick Analysis. NINE PLAYERS

Judging jersey No. 2 by the Duke basketball players who wore it

In reverse chronological order (best in bold):

  • Cassius Stanley
  • Cam Reddish
  • Gary Trent Jr.
  • Chase Jeter
  • Quinn Cook
  • Nolan Smith
  • Josh McRoberts
  • Luol Deng
  • Andre Buckner

Retired or not (worth 100 points if so): Not

NCAA Tournament titles (worth 10 points each): Cook in 2015, Smith in 2010, Buckner in 2001

Final Four appearances (five points each): Cook in 2015, Smith in 2010, Deng in 2004, Buckner in 2001

ACC or Southern Tournament trophies (five points each): Reddish in 2019, Jeter in 2017, Smith in 2009, Smith in 2010, Smith in 2011

Naismith Player of the Year awards (50 points each): None

NABC Defensive Player of the Year winners (four points each): None

Consensus All-American selections (four points each): Smith in 2011

ACC or Southern Player of the Year crowns (four points each): Smith in 2011

All-ACC or All-Southern honors (two points each): Reddish in 2019 (honorable mention counts), Cook in 2015, Cook in 2013, Smith in 2011, Smith in 2010, McRoberts in 2007, Deng in 2004

First-round draft picks (two points each): Reddish in 2019, Deng in 2004

Members of 1,000-point club (two points each): Cook, Smith

Players who averaged less than five points (subtract five points each): Jeter, Buckner

Number of players (one point each): Nine