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Mike Krzyzewski vs Dean Smith I Battle of Statistics A Smith has won more games 879 Krzyzewski has won 637 B Krzyzewski has won more national championships 3 Smith won 2 C Carolina went to 11 Final Fours in 36 years under Smith Duke has been to nine in 22 years under Krzyzewski D Smith led UNC to the NCAA Tournament 23 straight seasons Krzyzewski is the winningest active coach in NCAA Tournament play II Difference Between Eras A Numbers cancel each other out - both have been amazingly successful B Smith coached in a different older era 1 Individual talent secondary to team play 2 Players give automatic attention to coach C Krzyzewski has been just as successful during an era when star players are more difficult to coach and teams are shaped to accentuate individual talents III Dynasties A College basketball dynasties were more prevalent in Dean Smiths days - easier to maintain a strong basketball program for many years at a time B Krzyzewski has been able to produce a contending team every year by embracing change instead of tradition - he has a genius for adjusting I think cultures continue to change environments change and if you want to be successful in each culture in each environment you have to anticipate as much change as possible Krzyzewski said Dont spend a lot of time saying in the good old days Whats happening today How do you make these the good old days IV What Krzyzewski does in this time is more impressive than what Smith did in his A Krzyzewski would have been a successful coach in Smiths time B Smiths strengths wouldnt be as successful today C When Smith left coaching in 1997 he was having trouble relating to todays players D Krzyzewski appears to be getting better at relating to them V Books A Smith - Basketball Multiple Offenses and Defenses - best selling technical basketball book in
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