Former K-State coach Tex Winter dead at 96

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Tex Winter, the innovative “Triangle Offense” pioneer who assisted Phil Jackson on NBA championship teams with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, has died. He was 96.Winter’s family said he died Wednesday in Manhattan, where he began his coaching career at Kansas State in 1947 and led the Wildcats to two Final Fours and eight Big Seven/Eight titles as head coach from 1954-68.”I learned so much from Coach Winter. He was a pioneer and a true student of the game,”
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Dean Smith (actor)

Dean Smith (born 25 January 1990) is an actor and comedian from Leeds, England. Dean is best known for playing Philip Ryan in the BBC 1 Drama “Waterloo Road”. Smith also played Vinnie Dupe, the geek without chic, in STV’s comedy “Being Victor”. Most recently Dean revisited the role of Philip Ryan in the BBC online Drama “Waterloo Road Reunited”. This series followed 7 ex-pupil on life after “Waterloo Road”.
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