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On this Date 1968 - HOF Eddie Biedenbach Drafted by Lakers

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 06/04/19, 5:00AM EDT

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Eddie Biedenbach was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers...

June 4, 1968 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Eddie Biedenbach was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the fourth round of the NBA draft. The Pittsburgh native was an all-Atlantic Coast Conference player at N.C. State but is best known for 17 seasons as head coach at the University of North Carolina at Asheville, leading his Bulldogs to three NCAA trips.  He joined the NCSHOF in 2014.

Eddie Biedenbach - NCSHOF