50 Greatest Players in UConn men’s basketball history: 50-1

J_Voskhul 40. Jake Voskuhl (1996-2000) 6-11, C. The big man from Texas was instrumental in helping Connecticut secure its first ever national championship in 1999. Voskuhl collected 880 career rebounds, good enough for ninth in school history.

He also played excellent defense, and helped neutralize Duke’s Elton Brand in the ’99 title game. Voskuhl would be selected by the Chicago Bulls in the 2001 NBA Draft, and he would go on to play nine years in the NBA, most notably with the Phoenix Suns.

(Sources: UConnhuskies.com, UConnhooplegends.com) Photo courtesy: UConn Athletics




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