Wake Forest Basketball

4:59 am
Tue February 10, 2015

Childress: Smith Emphasized Life After Basketball

Wake Forest Assistant Basketball Coach Randolph Childress
Credit WFDD file photo by Paul Garber

Basketball fans across the nation have been mourning the death of legendary UNC coach Dean Smith, who died Sunday at the age of 83.

Wake Forest assistant basketball coach Randolph Childress was recruited by Smith as a high school senior, but ended up playing for the Deacons. He says even during the recruitment process, Smith focused on issues beyond the basketball court.

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8:14 am
Mon January 5, 2015

Special Olympic Players Get Assist From Deacons

Forsyth Special Olympics basketball player Jeremy Via listens to coaches during a clinic with the Wake Forest basketball team.
Credit WFDD photo by Paul Garber

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11:53 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

Deacon Fans Welcome Danny Manning to Campus

Wake Forest announcer Stan Cotten chats with new head basketball coach Danny Manning as Manning is introduced to the campus Tuesday.

Danny Manning arrived on the Quad Tuesday evening riding Wake Forest’s black-and-gold motorcycle. He was also accompanied by music from the WFU Band.

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