Bill Guthridge (right), for 30 years the top assistant to former North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith, died Tuesday night. He was 77.
Bill Guthridge (right), for 30 years the top assistant to former North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith, died Tuesday night. He was 77. BOB LEVERONE OBSERVER FILE PHOTO
Bill Guthridge (right), for 30 years the top assistant to former North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith, died Tuesday night. He was 77. BOB LEVERONE OBSERVER FILE PHOTO

Longtime UNC coach Bill Guthridge will be remembered for loyalty, decency

May 13, 2015 11:41 AM