Michael Jordan loved Dean Smith. He always had a great relationship with the legendary head coach at the University of North Carolina. Jordan always said Smith treated his players like family.
Did Michael Jordan play in the Dean Smith Center?
Sadly, the Dean Dome opened in 1986, two years after the greatest player ever, Michael Jordan, left for the NBA.
Did Worthy and Jordan play together?
1 overall pick in the 1982 NBA draft, Worthy became a seven-time NBA All-Star, a three-time NBA champion, and he won the NBA Finals MVP in 1987-88. … Michael Jordan and James Worthy may not have played together for very long at UNC, but they are both Tar Heel and NBA legends.
Did MJ win NCAA?
Jordan played college basketball for three seasons under coach Dean Smith with the North Carolina Tar Heels. As a freshman, he was a member of the Tar Heels’ national championship team in 1982.
|Playing career||1984–1993, 1995–1998, 2001–2003|
|Number||23, 12, 45|