The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (WBHOF) announced on Saturday that former University of Maryland head coach Chris Weller will be a part of the six-member Class of 2010. Weller will become the first Terrapin nducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, which was founded in 1999. She owns a career record of 499-286 (.636), the most wins in Maryland history, in her 27 years on the bench in College Park. The 1966 Maryland graduate guided the Terps to a national title game appearance and three total Final Four berths.
“Terrapin Nation is proud of the accomplishments of Coach Weller throughout her excellent career leading our women’s basketball program,” Maryland’s Director of Athletics Debbie Yow said. “She is very deserving of this special recognition.”