Muldrow named to Lefty Driesell Defensive All-America Team
BOSTON, MA (WIS) - South Carolina senior forward Sam Muldrow has been named to the 2011 Lefty Driesell Defensive All-America team, it was announced late last week.
Rather than selecting a first, second, third team and honorable mentions, the Lefty Driesell Defensive All-America squad is just one team.
The complete team is listed below:
Dogus Balbay, Texas Keith Benson, Oakland Kent Bazemore, Old Dominion Norris Cole, Cleveland State Aaron Craft, Ohio State Kenneth Faried, Morehead State John Flowers, West Virginia Tu Holloway, Xavier JuJuan Johnson, Purdue DeAndre Liggins, Kentucky Sam Muldrow, South Carolina Ronald Nored, Butler Damien Saunders, Duquesne Chris Singleton, Florida State Nolan Smith Duke Demontez Stitt, Clemson Iman Sumpert, GA Tech Jeffery Taylor, Vanderbilt Malcolm Thomas San Diego State Brad Wanamaker, Pittsburgh Casper Ware, Long Beach State
The 2011 Lefty Driesell Defensive Player of the Year will be announced at the CollegeInsider.com awards banquet on April 1 in Houston, site of the men's basketball championship.
The award is named in honor of coaching legend Lefty Driesell, who is the only person to ever win 100 games at four different Division I schools. He is best known for his time at Maryland, leading the program to the National Invitational Tournament in 1972 and its second-ever ACC Tournament Championship in 1984. He finished his career at Maryland with a 348-159 record.