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UNC Sports Year in Review: No. 1-2
Heartbreak descended on Chapel Hill on Feb. 7, when legendary former basketball coach Dean Smith passed away at age 83. The UNC community shut down...

Danny Green returns to UNC to teach hoops, humility to young campers
Life's changed drastically for former University of North Carolina forward Danny Green in the six years since playing his last game on the hallowed grounds...

Dean Smith signed motorcycle up for sale to true blue fan
A Wilmington mom is selling her decked-out UNC motorcycle that was signed by the late Dean Smith. Ann Bowdish has shown her dedication to the...

Charlotte cake business creates awesome UNC-themed cake
What’s better than celebrating a special event with a cake? How about that cake having a UNC theme to it? The baking company For Goodness...

Chansky’s Notebook: Jim Delany’s Journey Remarkable
But Delany’s professional journey is the most amazing. He was a reserve for Dean Smith’s Tar Heels who was mad at the coach for not...

"Late Night with Roy" Set For October 23
The 13th annual “Late Night with Roy Williams” is scheduled for Friday, October 23rd, at the Dean E. Smith Center, one night before the Tar...

Danny Green to host skills camp at UNC
The Triangle's David West has joined a San Antonio Spurs team that includes former North Carolina basketball player Danny Green. Green is hosting the Danny...

Guilford to Meet UNC in Exhibition Basketball Game
Guilford’s men’s basketball team will face off against UNC Chapel Hill in an exhibition game at the Dean E. Smith Center Friday, Nov. 6. Game...

A look at 1993 UNC basketball
Dean Smith never revealed who his favorite this or that was, they were all in the same place in his heart and mind, or so...

Video: Dean Smith's Widow & Roy Williams React to New Dean Smith Award
Dean Smith made such an important impact off the court that a new award is being named after him. Linnea Smith and UNC men's basketball...

Video: Dean Smith Award Created
The United States Basketball Writers Association and the University of North Carolina jointly announced Wednesday the creation of an award to honor the late Dean...

A look at 1972 UNC basketball
Dean Smith broke from his policy of not bringing in junior college transfers prior to the 1971-72 season because he had a major need. Originally,...

Journalists to honor Dean Smith with award
The United States Basketball Writers Association and the University of North Carolina jointly announced today the creation of an award to honor the late Dean...

Turner's Take: For Jason
The familiar sounds of bouncing basketballs, squeaking shoes and screeching whistles echoed through the Dean Smith Center Saturday morning. Lindy Clark watched from the concourse...

A look back at 1976 UNC basketball
Dean Smith was the U.S. Olympic basketball coach and four of his players - Walter Davis, Phil Ford, Tommy LaGarde, and Mitch Kupchak - made...

David Chadwick, pastor and former UNC player, on his new book about Dean Smith
David Chadwick played for Dean Smith at North Carolina from 1968-71, back in the relatively early portion of Smith’s tenure at UNC. Now, more than...

NC House Honors Dean Smith
The North Carolina House of Representatives unanimously passed a resolution honoring the life of Dean Smith on Wednesday. Coach Smith’s wife Linnea and daughter Kristen...

NC lawmakers honor Tar Heel legend Dean Smith
Legislators in both North Carolina’s House and the Senate honored the life and legacy of the late Dean Smith Wednesday. The former men’s basketball coach...

NC leaders to honor Dean Smith with new resolution
Legendary basketball coach Dean Smith will be honored by North Carolina lawmakers Wednesday when they pass a joint resolution honoring his memory. This will be...

One of Dean Smith's top recruiting classes will gather to honor coach
Five lifelong friends and their wives will meet in UNC’s Alumni Center for lunch on Wednesday. They could think of no better way to honor...

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