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He's the Dean of College Hoops

Updated: January 5, 2007, 8:06 PM ET
By Mike Puma | Special to ESPN.com

"He's cast a very long shadow over the game of basketball. And if basketball had a Mount Rushmore, Dean Smith's face would be on it," says former Duke star Jay Bilas on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury.

Smith, whose 879 wins are the most in men's college basketball history, will be profiled on March 15 on ESPN at 1 pm ET and on ESPN Classic at 8 pm ET.

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Unlike most great empires, Dean Smith's never had to endure a period of decay. Smith resurrected the North Carolina men's ...

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