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Dean Smith

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Dean Smith's Biography

Dean Edwards Smith (born February 28, 1931) is a retired American head coach of men's college basketball. Originally from Emporia, Kansas, Smith has been called a “coaching legend” by the Basketball Hall of Fame. Smith is best known for his successful 36-year coaching tenure at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Smith coached from 1961 to 1997 and retired with 879 victories, which was the NCAA Division I men's basketball record at that time.[a] Smith has the 9th highest winning percentage of any men’s college basketball coach (77.6%). During his tenure as head coach of North Carolina, the team won two national titles and appeared in 11 Final Fours.

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  • brightly_lit - Fic: Demons

      Blog Source: | 7 days ago
    Characters: Sam, Dean Word Count: ~1,400. Summary: Captain Sam Wesson and Sergeant Dean Smith have been fighting this war together for a decade ... but will their demons get them first? Not a feel-good fic. Sam Wesson knocked on the ...
  • The Shadow League | TSL Big Dance Throwback Attack: Tourney ....

      Blog Source: | 7 days ago
    During his freshman year, despite it being obvious that he was one of North Carolina's best players, Dean Smith never started him. And yet, he was still the team's second-leading scorer. When Smith came to his senses, he tapped Stack on the&
  • Coach K tree bloomingA Jersey Guy | A Jersey Guy

      Blog Source: | 7 days ago
    Roy Williams left Tobacco Road and Dean Smith to establish his identity as a head coach at Kansas, which is one of the true blue-bloods of college basketball. He still came back to Chapel Hill, although not to directly follow Dean Smith.

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