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NASCAR shows its support for Pat Summitt

Updated: August 24, 2012, 3:40 PM ET
By Brant James

Trevor Bayne had never met Pat Summitt, but growing up in Knoxville, he learned the name and how synonymous it was with the University of Tennessee.

Jerry Caldwell had never met Pat Summitt, but the general manager of Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway saw how she had embodied her motto "Fierce Courage" since her diagnosis last August of early onset dementia, Alzheimer's type.

Brandon Flynn, co-owner of a fan sponsorship company, had never met Pat Summitt, but some of ...

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