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Kevin Anderson

Terps legend Lefty Driesell richly deserves Naismith honor

C We'll find out Friday whether former Maryland basketball coach Lefty Driesell will be a finalist for induction in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame this year, but former Terps star Len Elmore doesn't want to leave anything to chance.

Sitting alongside Driesell on the stage during a pregame booster forum Saturday afternoon, Elmore called on Terps fans to flood social media with tweets and Facebook posts advocating for the 84-year-old coach to get the recognition he richly deserves. Then he made his case.

"I think Coach obviously not only was a...