Patrick Ewing embraced the knee pads at an early age, but may have been better off had he been introduced to the headband.
2 of 10John W. McDonough/SI
Jason Terry, Arizona
Not only did former Arizona point guard Jason Terry hike his socks up to his knees, he wore five pairs of them for every game. Eight years later, the high sock look still hasn't caught on (unless you count Keith Van Horn).
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Ray Lewis, Miami
We don't want to say anything bad about Ray Lewis, but thankfully, the half-shirt look never quite caught on.
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Adam Morrison, Gonzaga
The cheesy mustache used to be the domain of `70s porn stars and Larry Bird. Then Adam Morrison came along...
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Fab Five, Michigan
The original doctors of style were Michigan's Fab Five, whose baggy shorts are still a fashion staple 15 years after they first donned them.
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LaDainian Tomlinson, TCU
Before he began terrorizing NFL defenses, LaDainian Tomlinson was known as the running back from TCU who wore the mysterious dark visor.
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Eric Montross, North Carolina
How can a big, goofy-looking white guy start a fashion trend? By wearing the unhip 00 and leading his team to the 1993 national championship.
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Reggie Bush, USC
Most athletes wait until they turn pro to start sporting the bling, but this was not the case with USC's Reggie Bush, seen here on the cover of SI with a diamond almost the size of a baby's head.
9 of 10John W. McDonough/SI
LeBron James' never played a minute of college ball, but when his Catholic high school required him to cover his tattoos while he played, he placed placed patches and wristbands to cover them up. Before long, a whole new look had sprouted.
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Sebastian Janikowski, Florida St.
Many athletes have shaved their heads, but few of them were kickers trapped in the body of a linebacker, such as FSU's Sebastian Janikowski.
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