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

...that wall to make me better, I'd hit that wall," former North Carolina player and well-traveled college coach Buzz Peterson said. "Because I knew coach Guthridge had the best interest for you and wanted to see you succeed."Guthridge spent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-13/dean-smiths-perfect-sidek
Former North Carolina coach Dean Smith remembered as 'basketball royalty'

...the segregated South, to offer a scholarship to a black athlete when he brought Charlie Scott to campus in 1967.Buzz Peterson, a former Tar Heels player and college coach who roomed with Jordan, said one of Smith's legacies will be the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-08/former-north-carolina-coa
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...season 31-5, losing in the national semifinals to Michigan State. - Charlotte Bobcats director of player personnel Buzz Peterson turned down the coaching job at Appalachian State. Peterson was 79-39 in four seasons at the school before leaving...

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...recreates Jordan's staff with the Washington Wizards. Jordan is also in discussions with his college roommate - Buzz Peterson - about joining the franchise as an assistant coach or scout. Higgins served as Golden State's general manager the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/01/oth_130570.shtml
Other sports
Cremins returns to coaching

...said. Marshall's move opened the door for Cremins. The Cougars' committee also interviewed Coastal Carolina coach Buzz Peterson on Friday, but Peterson later took his name out of contention. The Cougars were 17-11 this past season, the third...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/03/nca_87613.shtml
College basketball
Tigers, Pearl honored with top awards

...the round of 16 in last year's NCAA Tournament. He inherited a program that endured four mediocre seasons under Buzz Peterson, but quickly turned things around. The Vols (21-7) won the East Division and are seeded second in the NCAA Tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/15/nca_69979.shtml
College basketball
Tennessee hopes for early success in SEC

...the Vols (7-5) need to be successful early in conference play to avoid another mediocre or worse record. Coach Buzz Peterson used the Buffalo Bills as an example Tennessee doesn't want to follow. The Bills had to overcome an 0-4 start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/04/nca_439012.shtml
College basketball
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...Phillips was hired in April 2001, inheriting a strong program built up by former coaches Tubby Smith, Bill Self and Buzz Peterson. Tulsa went to the NCAA Tournament six times in eight years before Phillips took over. Phillips led the Golden Hurricane...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/27/oth_438315.shtml
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Coaches see time is now

...coach Jeff Lebo? "Just win, baby," Stallings said. This season, warming like a hot pocket is Tennessee coach Buzz Peterson. Starting his fourth year in Knoxville, Peterson's Volunteers have missed college basketball's grand stage three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/29/col_432726.shtml
College
Odom named coach of the year by his peers

...picking up some of those spots. The SEC is clearly the best league in the country from top to bottom." Tennessee coach Buzz Peterson, whose team had the same record as Georgia, is more realistic about his team's chances. "I think we've got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/11/usc_408464.shtml
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