Donoher named 2017 Dean Smith Award winner
DAYTON, Ohio (WRGT/WKEF) -- The Dayton Flyers' all-time winningest men's basketball coach is adding to his hardware collection.
Don Donoher will receive this year's Dean Smith Award from the US Basketball Writers Association (USBWA). The award is given to someone who embodies Smith's spirit and values.
Smith, a North Carolina legend, left coaching in 1997 as the winningest coach in NCAA Men's Division I basketball.