With 6 National Championship titles, 20 Final Four Appearances, and 9 Naismith Hall of Famers, the North Carolina Tar Heels have been one of the most elite basketball programs in the country for roughly six decades.  While such success can be largely attributed to the tremendous talents that have come through the program – Phil Ford, Michael Jordan, Vince Carter, Antawn Jamison, Tyler Hansbrough, and more – the elite standards of the Carolina Basketball program have been heightened and maintained by the coaches themselves.

 

Scroll downward to learn more about two of Carolina’s most beloved coaches, whose unwavering integrity and endless devotion to the university exemplify what it means to be a true Tar Heel.