Dean Smith had taste, touch on recruiting trail
When Dean Smith died Feb. 7, the seal was broken on an untold number of stories that had been bottled up by his humility. “I’m going to tell you a funny fact,” Ed Geth said. Here’s “how Dean Smith got me over probably a lot of other schools that were recruiting me.” In 1993, Ed Geth as a reserve forward helped Smith win his second national championship.
Ed Geth named Marshall assistant women's coach
Ed Geth, a former player for the North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team, is the new member of the Marshall Thundering Herd women's program. Geth's hiring as a Marshall assistant women's coach was announced this week by head coach Royce Chadwick. The 6-foot-8 Geth played for the Tar Heels from 1992 to 1996, including the 1993 national championship team coached by Dean Smith.