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Dean Smith's 'perfect sidekick' Bill Guthridge dies at 77

...The North Carolina basketball family has lost a second beloved coach in the past few months with the death of Bill Guthridge, Dean Smith's "perfect sidekick."Guthridge, who was Smith's longtime assistant and later succeeded him as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-13/dean-smiths-perfect-sidek
Debut easy for UNC vet

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Bill Guthridge wasn't excited after his first game as head coach at North...one month removed from his hiring as Smith's replacement, Bill Guthridge spent the day leading up to his debut taking care of odds and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/16/oth_217607.shtml
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Guthridge not sure he is cut out for the job

...Carolina Tar Heels have the same solid foundation under Bill Guthridge as they did with Dean Smith. Twenty-three games...him and he hasn't changed one bit -- he's just Bill." Guthridge has committed to a five-year contract, but he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/04/oth_221866.shtml
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Doherty resigns with three years left on contract

...Doherty, 41 and a teammate of Michael Jordan on the Tar Heels in the early 1980s, was 53-43 since taking over for Bill Guthridge in 2000, including a 19-16 record this year with the nation's youngest team. // The resignation came after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/02/nca_474952.shtml
College basketball
Tar Heels top 49ers

...meeting and advance into the East Regional semifinals. "We're obviously thrilled to win this game," said UNC coach Bill Guthridge. "I thought it was fantastic. I am very proud of the way we hung in there ... We definitely ducked a bullet today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/15/oth_224205.shtml
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Williams wins war of stars

...to the top of the national polls, which will be released today. "Shammond did good," said North Carolina coach Bill Guthridge, whose team will likely reclaim the No. 1 spot after knocking off No. 1 Duke last Wednesday. "We needed every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/09/oth_222157.shtml
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Doherty approaches new job with passion

...the man who many in Chapel Hill and within the UNC family, including Doherty, expected to succeed Dean Smith and Bill Guthridge as Lord of Blue Heaven. When Williams decided he could not abandon the utopia he'd created in Kansas, the Heels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/19/met_293065.shtml
Metro
Dorsey: Doherty approaches new job with passion

...the man who many in Chapel Hill and within the UNC family, including Doherty, expected to succeed Dean Smith and Bill Guthridge as Lord of Blue Heaven. When Williams decided he could not abandon the utopia he'd created in Kansas, the Heels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/19/met_292978.shtml
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Tar Heels torpedo Navy

...to me as a head coach were my first practice, my first exhibition game and my first regular-season game," said Bill Guthridge, Smith's assistant for 30 years and his successor. "I don't even think about it until you guys bring it up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/13/oth_224064.shtml
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Tar Heels torpedo Navy

...to me as a head coach were my first practice, my first exhibition game and my first regular-season game," said Bill Guthridge, Smith's assistant for 30 years and his successor. "I don't even think about it until you guys bring it up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/14/oth_224120.shtml
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