Menu

'Mouth of the South' was a memorable character in life


He was Bill Currie. He was something else. He was the “Mouth of the South,” the radio voice of University of North Carolina basketball and football from 1962 to 1971, and one of the more colorful characters of all time. “I wish to God I had never left,” he told me in 1990 about leaving UNC to become a color commentator with the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Pittsburgh Steelers. “I had the best job in the world." (Fayetteville Observer)

Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related: |

Recent Basketball Alumni News:

Lennie Rosenbluth & Pete Brennan: Last Loss In 1956 Motivated Us

Birth of ACC hoops, Part I

A look at some highly anticipated UNC-NCSU games going back to 1989

And the top 16 college hoop teams ever are ...

David Glenn Chats With Hubert Davis, Jan. 26


© 2005-2019 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.