Dean Smith Basketball News & Bio
Carolina Way Friday: Volume 9
|Born:||February 28, 1931|
|Died:||February 7, 2015|
|Notes:||Basketball Hall of Fame, 4x NCAA Coach of the Year, 1982 NCAA Championship coach, 879 wins|
"Play Hard, Play Smart, Play Together." That was Dean Smith’s coaching philosophy, and while "The Carolina Way" extends beyond the court, that mantra is what...Fri Jun 2, 2023
Karen Shelton Receives GAA's Distinguished Service Medal
Karen Shelton became the fifth coach in school history to receive the UNC General Alumni Association's Distinguished Service Medal. The honor is presented to those...Thu Jun 1, 2023
Did Dean Smith Hold Michael Jordan Back?
Who is the last person to hold Michael Jordan to fewer than 20 points per game? The answer: Dean Smith. Get it? But is this...
Thu Jun 1, 2023
Video: Kenny Smith On Inside The NBA's Greatness & His New Book 'Talk of Champions'
Kenny Smith, two-time NBA champ and co-host of TNT's Inside the NBA, is fresh off releasing his book "Talk of Champions: Stories of the People...
Sun May 28, 2023
Carolina Way Friday: Volume 8
"Play Hard, Play Smart, Play Together." That was Dean Smith’s coaching philosophy, and while "The Carolina Way" extends beyond the basketball court, that mantra is...
Fri May 26, 2023