What former players, coaches and those who know him are saying about Lefty Driesell’s entering the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Quotes were compiled by the University of Maryland sports department:
Brad Davis (Maryland, 1974-77)
"This honor is well deserved and I am extremely happy for Lefty. He had a big personality, was an excellent recruiter and he helped put Maryland basketball on the map. I am excited to see Lefty inducted into the Hall of Fame with such prestigious company."
Len Elmore (Maryland, 1971-1974)
“I’ve always believed Lefty has belonged in the Hall of Fame. He’s won so many games at so many different places, he...