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Phil Ford has passion for community service
Of all the lessons he learned from Dean Smith, Phil Ford chose one to share as the guest speaker at the Brigade Boys and Girls...

Marrow donor drive draws young, old, UNC legend
Parents and their children, law enforcement officers, others in the judicial system and a University of North Carolina basketball legend lined up Friday to proffer...

Phil Ford helps raise money for close friend Carl Fox
On Tuesday July 6, Bean and Barrel restaurant located in Governors Village in Chapel Hill held a bone marrow donor registration drive in hopes that...

Donald Williams to raise money for his basketball camp with celebrity fundraiser
Tonight at City Kitchen, Donald Williams is hosting his second Carolina Blue and White Celebrity Mixer as his week-long basketball camp comes to a close...

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...

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...

Guthridge was more than loyal to Dean Smith
Roy Williams called Bill Guthridge the “perfect sidekick” for Dean Smith. “The book on loyalty and friendship was written by Coach Guthridge,” Phil Ford said...

Video: Roy Williams, Phil Ford on Bill Guthridge's passing
Roy Williams and Phil Ford address the media and give their thoughts on the recent passing of former North Carolina head basketball coach Bill Guthridge...

UNC basketball legend Phil Ford and Kenan-Flagler team up to fight obesity
Just minutes after North Carolina basketball legend Phil Ford spoke Tuesday about his newest life passion, the sound of shoes squeaking and basketballs bouncing filled...

Former Tar Heel great Phil Ford reflects on Dean Smith
Former UNC basketball great Phil Ford continues to heed the words of the late coach Dean Smith. And that’s why the three-time All-American and Olympic...

For Dean Smith, team was more important than talent
Phil Ford’s watch may read 4:18 p.m., but your clock will tell you the time is really 4:08 p.m. “I’m 59 now, but that’s still...

Video: Phil Ford running UNC's Four Corners offense
North Carolina point guard Phil Ford runs Dean Smith's "Four Corners" offense to perfection in a 78-70 win over Duke in Chapel Hill on February...

Speakers For Dean Smith Celebration
UNC will celebrate the life of Dean E. Smith Sunday (Feb. 22) at 2 p.m. at the Smith Center. Speaking on behalf of the Carolina...

The UNC-Duke rivalry, from the court to the bench
Duke and North Carolina renew their storied rivalry tonight in Cameron Indoor Stadium. ESPN.com spoke with several participants in each shade of blue about both...

Phil Ford, Dean Smith remain linked in Carolina history
Phil Ford was always close with his coaches growing up. So it only made sense that Ford, as a high school senior in Rocky Mount,...

Roy Williams Radio Show - Celebrating Dean Smith (audio)
Listen to the Roy Williams radio show as Coach Williams and Jones Angell celebrate the life of Coach Dean Smith. Special guests include Eric Montross,...

Video: Former Friends and Opponents Share Stories of Dean Smith
Raycom Sports brings you more perspective on the life of Dean Smith. Charlie Scott, Phil Ford, Mike Krzyzewski, Mike Gminski, Bill Guthridge, Reverend Robert Seymour...

'Duke-UNC: The Blue Blood Rivalry' screening to be held in Durham
“Duke-Carolina: The Blue Blood Rivalry,” a documentary about the Duke-UNC basketball rivalry, will be screened Feb.18 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Stadium 10...

Walter Davis on Dean Smith: ‘He treated everybody the same’
I think from the outside everybody knows what a good coach Dean Smith is, but I was even more impressed with the person, from the...

Dean Smith’s caring touch, penchant for relationships shines through in death
As Michael Jordan often has done, Phil Ford, the college star in the 1970s who conducted UNC’s famed Four Corners offense and became the No...

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