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UNC Basketball Coach's Will Shows He Left $200 To Each Player He Coached

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Last month, former UNC basketball coach Dean Smith passed away.

Today, we discovered that in his will, Smith left $200 to every varsity player he ever coached.

Dean Smith's will directed to send $200 to each player that played for him pic.twitter.com/WRK2DimSkW (via @ChestPassDemps) — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) March 26, 2015

ESPN’s Darren Rovell says Smith bequeathed almost $40,000 in about 180 checks.

$36,000: Approximate amount of money gifted by Dean Smith by giving $200 to each letterman who played for him in his will — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) March 26, 2015

According to the trustee of the Dean E. Smith revocable trust, each $200 check was to be sent with this message:

Enjoy a dinner out… Compliments of Coach Dean Smith.