BALTIMORE – Lefty Driesell turned heads from the minute he arrived at the University of Maryland in 1969. He made it very clear that he would turn around the school’s sputtering men’s basketball team – uttering the famous line that he would make it the UCLA of the East – and quickly made the Terps a powerhouse on the national stage.
UPPER MARLBORO – Prince George’s Assistant Fire Chief Darren Ware and retired Deputy Fire Chief Tyrone Wells will be featured in the “Everyday Champions” exhibit in the Whelen Hall of Champions at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina.
FORESTVILLE – Michael Bozeman, Clayton Sam Redden and Veronica Harris are among the 2016 inductees in the Bishop McNamara High School Hall of Fame.
Former University of Maryland men’s basketball head coach Gary Williams was enshrined Friday in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass.
COLLEGE PARK – Len Bias will finally be recognized by the University of Maryland athletics department.