Coach Dean Smith Stays Classy

Coach Dean Smith passed away on February 7th of this year, his basketball legacy and contribution is untouchable and continues every day in the UNC Tarheel tradition as well as his amazing coaching tree that keeps on growing.

But this might be the classiest move I’ve ever seen from a coach or ANY person in a position of leadership, from the great beyond:

CBCdZXRXEAI7VNg.jpg_largeEven from heaven Coach Smith is treating his players like kings and thanking them for all their hard work.

**sidenote:  that letter is addressed to Dante Calabria!  The 1993 version of me just got really excited. Danta-Calabria