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Pat Summitt to receive USTA award

Updated: August 29, 2012, 1:29 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt will receive the U.S. Tennis Association's Billie Jean King Legacy Award, which honors people who have helped change the global cultural landscape.

Summitt, the winningest coach in NCAA college basketball history, stepped down in April, less than eight months after revealing she had early-onset dementia.

The USTA also announced Tuesday it will posthumously honor wheelchair tennis pioneer Randy Snow and former USTA CEO ...

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