Discussion

Summitt always larger than life

Originally Published: April 19, 2012
By Mechelle Voepel | espnW

Pat Summitt had what was perhaps her last big news conference Thursday in Knoxville, Tenn., on the Thompson-Boling Arena court that's named after her. Watching it was a reminder of the things that have made Summitt so likable and larger-than-life.

She was gracious and generous. She made a few jokes and some sweet gestures, such as giving her practice whistle to Holly Warlick, the longtime assistant now moving into the head coach's role at Tennessee. She gazed fondly at the newest ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL HEADLINES