Interview with a Legendary Head Coach

The University of Maryland athletics department honored legendary basketball coach Charles "Lefty" Driesell with a bronze bas-relief dedication ceremony on Tuesday night. Coach Driesell talked about being honored and relives some of his favorite experiences during his 17 years at Maryland.

The University of Maryland athletics department honored legendary basketball coach Charles "Lefty" Driesell with a bronze bas-relief dedication ceremony on Tuesday night.

Former players, staff members and supporters gathered for a ceremony in Comcast Center to pay tribute to Driesell, who spent 17 seasons as head coach at Maryland.

Make sure to check back to TSR for interviews with Coach Driesell's former players, including: Tom McMillen, Len Elmore, John Lucas, Albert King, Steve Shephard, Buck Williams, Tony Massenburg and Walt Williams.

TSR got a chance to sit down and talk to Coach Driesell and he relives some of his favorite memories here.


Later in the evening Coach Driesell took the stage and the spotlight with one memorable speech.

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