Lele is a 2010 graduate of Clemson University and a 2010 WNBA Draft Prospect. While at Clemson, Lele was an All-ACC selection earning Second Team All-ACC honors and All-Defensive team honors after finishing third in the nation at 3.6 steals per game, and had 398 total steals which ranked 21st in NCAA history. Despite her 5-11 stature, she also ranked third in the ACC in rebounding.
She ended her career ranked fifth in Clemson history in scoring, third in rebounding, and first in steals. At Clemson, she averaged 14.5 points, 7.9 rebounds and 3.6 steals per game. In this video, she scored 23 points and had 10 rebounds. She wears a white jersey # 11.
In addition to her strong inside game, Hardy developed a reliable three-point shot, finishing her college career seventh on the all-time makes list. Lele is strong with the basketball, can post-up on the inside smaller players, can drive to the basket, or can shoot the 3-point shot. She went to camp with the WNBA Washington Mystics.