Baylor’s Didi Richards Selected by The New York Liberty In the 2nd Round of the WNBA Draft


WACO — Baylor’s Didi Richards was selected by the New York Liberty with the 5th pick (17th Overall) in the second round of Thursday night’s WNBA Draft.

Richards Garnered many awards in her four years at Baylor highlighted by winning the 2020 Naismith defensive Player of the Year award.

Richards overcame a scary spinal cord injury at the beginning of the 2020-2021 campaign to lead the Lady Bears in assists averaging 6.3 per game in her only season at point guard.

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