North Carolina

November 27, 2013 8:00 PM

Charles Scott, the first black scholarship athlete at UNC, in his own words

When Charles Scott arrived at North Carolina in 1966, many parts of the South were still unwelcoming places for people of his skin color. He found comfort at UNC, though, and found something else entirely in his coach, Dean Smith. Scott said Smith was his mentor, the person who helped shape him the most.

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