Michael Jordan had some kind words for former North Carolina coach Dean Smith, who passed away Saturday night.
Jordan played three seasons at North Carolina, and the Tar Heels won the 1982 national championship.
Here is the recruiting letter that Smith sent to Jordan:
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Here is the letter that Smith wrote to Jordan and his parents after Jordan visited North Carolina:
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