Michael Jordan Framed His $200 Check From Dean Smith
|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|
After he passed away in 2015, Dean Smith was able to thank his former players one last time in the form of a $200 check...Thursday July 2, 2020
Jordan (Golf) Rules
The Last Dance hardly scratched the surface of Michael Jordan's passion for golf. With Pinehurst within reach of Jordan’s hometown of Wilmington and college headquarters...Wednesday July 1, 2020
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Podcast: Conversation with Jerry Stackhouse
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The 1945-46 UNC basketball team is very interesting. Playing before nearly 19,000 at the old Madison Square Garden 15 years before Dean Smith became the...
Tuesday June 16, 2020
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After being drafted second overall in the 1981 NFL Draft, Lawrence Taylor returned to school to finish up that summer. It was there that he...
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We should all have the blessing of a person in our lives we can call, simply, Coach. Perhaps it's the legend who had his painted...
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