The Lefty Driesell award committee is a 15 member panel, consisting of five current division I head coaches, five members of the national media and five collegeinsider.com staff members. Former Maryland head coach Lefty Driesell is the chairman of the awards committee.
RULES AND CRITERIA
The Lefty Driesell award is presented annually to the top defensive player in division I college basketball, as voted on by the award committee.
SCHEDULE OF RELEASES
March: Lefty Driesell Defensive All-America Team announced
March 30: Lefty Driesell Defensive Player of the Year announced
The recipients of the 17 national awards, presented by CollegeInsider.com, are announced annually at the site of the NCAA men’s division I basketball championship.
The 2018 CollegeInsider.com Awards Banquet will take place on March 30 in San Antonio, TX.