Tar Heel Times
UNC Sports & Recruiting News
Menu

UNC's Dean Smith set an NCAA record in his last game at Joel

It's funny what you remember. On this date 10 years ago, North Carolina beat Colorado 73-56 at Joel Coliseum, and Dean Smith broke the college record for coaching wins. Friends and relatives surrounded Smith as he finally reached his car in the private lot near the back door, some offering toasts, all gushing. The sun hit Smith in the face. He put on dark glasses, smiled and gripped the steering wheel.
Full article at Winston-Salem Journal

Recent Basketball Articles:

10/31/2014Tar Heels Ranked No. 6 in Preseason AP Basketball Poll
10/31/2014Carolina Rundown: October 31
10/31/2014Raptors’ Hansbrough made subtle changes to be greater impact
10/30/2014Warriors Exercise Contract Option on Harrison Barnes
10/30/2014Danny Green is NBA’s ‘Mr. Average’
10/30/2014Help Wanted: 3-Point Shooting
10/30/2014Top 25 Basketball Countdown: No. 7 North Carolina Tar Heels
10/30/2014CBSSports.com's Top 100 college basketball players for 2014-15