Dean Smith Candlelight Vigil
Last night, hundreds of UNC students and alumni came out to honor the late UNC legend.
Word began to spread around campus in the late afternoon regarding a vigil outside the Dean E Smith Center.
Come to the Dean Dome TONIGHT at 8pm for a candlelight vigil to honor and celebrate Coach Smith's life. RT, Tar Heel Nation! #RIPDeanSmith
— Myles J. (@mylesjrobinson) February 9, 2015
Big crowd gathering to honor Coach Smith. pic.twitter.com/BNx77VDWnT
— Point The Passer (@pointthepasser) February 9, 2015
UNC Students gathering for vigil at Dean Smith Center. Moments of silence taking place pic.twitter.com/xEeQgrYTiP
— Jasmine Spencer (@1JasmineSpencer) February 9, 2015
Students gathering at the Dean E. Smith Center to honor Dean Smith pic.twitter.com/FJSCR5ZN4A
— Spencer Herlong (@TarHeelPhoto) February 9, 2015
Hundreds of students made their way to the Dean Dome tonight to pay tribute. pic.twitter.com/ma2ZFT3RCM
— UNC Humor (@UNCMemes) February 9, 2015
Students gathered for a moment of silence prior to singing the alma mater.
Crowd gathered at the Dean Dome to honor the late, great Coach Dean Smith. pic.twitter.com/hJfhO1iFmN
— Clay Sutton (@cbsutton3) February 9, 2015
With the crowd and TV cameras gone, the reality sets in. Coach Smith will undoubtedly be missed but never forgotten. pic.twitter.com/0KtSER8uco
— Taylor Sharp (@tsharp94) February 9, 2015