Some may think it curious that I didn't write anything a week ago following the passing of legendary UNC coach Dean Smith. I am, after all, a college basketball fan, and I live in North Carolina. Therein lies the rub: There's so much more expertise and personal experience around me as it relates to Coach Smith and Carolina basketball. So I will instead accept an assist from a friend, colleague, and fellow blogger of mine whose piece says far more than I could hope to: Sarah of Make Your Freaking Foul Shots:

Remembering Dean Smith