** As a Mississippi State offensive lineman in 1955, he was All-SEC.
** Three times he was the ACC’s coach of the year – 1971 at North Carolina and 1987 and 1992 at Wake Forest.
** He is the longest tenured coach in school history at North Carolina – 11 seasons.
** He took his teams to 10 bowl games but only won three of them
** He had 161 career wins as the coach at North Carolina (He was 69-53-2), Virginia Tech
(63-38-1) and Wake Forest (29-36-2).
** He was the younger brother of former Georgia coach Vince Dooley.
** There will be a moment of silence in his honor on September 3 when Georgia and North Carolina meet in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game.
** Bill Dooley, 82, passed away on August 9th of natural causes.