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Darrell Griffith Named to Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame

Darrell Griffith

Brian Horton, AP

Press release from UofL:

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Darrell Griffith, a national player of the year and consensus All-American at the University of Louisville, is part of the 2014 induction class for the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame announced on Tuesday.

The Louisville, Ky., native is part of a star-studded Class of 2014 that will be inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame on Nov. 23 at the Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland in Kansas City as part of a three-day celebration of college basketball. Tickets for the event go on sale in September.

The Hall of Fame is located in the College Basketball Experience (CBE), a world-class entertainment facility adjacent to Sprint Center in Kansas City.

Joining Griffith are All-Americans Shaquille O’Neal of LSU and Duke’s Grant Hill; NAIA star Zelmo Beaty from Prairie View; two-time NCAA Final Four coach Dale Brown of LSU and NCAA Final Four Coach Gary Williams of Maryland; and, contributors Howard Garfinkel, the founder of the Five-Star Basketball Camp, and Glenn Wilkes, Sr., long-time coach at Stetson and prolific author of basketball coaching books.


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