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Pat Summitt to be honored

Updated: July 5, 2012, 11:54 AM ET
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Former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt, who coached her team last season despite being diagnosed last summer with early onset dementia, Alzheimer's type, will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2012 ESPYS.

Summitt, 59, will be presented with the award at ESPN's annual show, set for 9 p.m. ET July 11.

Summitt, the all-time winningest coach in men's or women's college basketball with 1,098 victories, retired in April after 38 seasons, during which she ...

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