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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Brad Underwood embraces the rich history at Oklahoma State. One of the Big 12's three new men's basketball coaches, Underwood takes over a program built by Henry Iba and Eddie Sutton. Though Oklahoma State's previous coach, Travis Ford, was successful by...
Dozens of Pat Summitt's former Tennessee players and coaches descended on Knoxville over the weekend, making the basketball pilgrimage to say their final goodbyes to the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history. Summitt, who died Tuesday morning at age 64, was...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Pat Summitt, the former Tennessee women's basketball coach who died Tuesday at age 64. (all times local): ____ 3:40 p.m. Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma and Pat Summitt helped create one of the greatest rivalries in women's basketball. The...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Pat Summitt, the former Tennessee women's coach who died Tuesday morning at age 64. (all times local): ____ 9:40 a.m. Former Tennessee football coach Phillip Fulmer calls Pat Summitt "a great person, loving mother, passionate coach and loyal...
Here's a look at some of the milestone victories Pat Summitt achieved on her way to posting the most career victories of any NCAA Division I men's or women's coach: — No. 1: Jan. 10, 1975 — In her second game as a head coach, the 22-year-old Summitt (then known as Pat Head) led...
The year-by-year record of former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt: 1974-75: 16-8 1975-76: 16-11 1976-77: 28-5 (AIAW semifinals) 1977-78: 27-4 (AIAW regional first round) 1978-79: 30-9 (AIAW semifinals) 1979-80 33-5 (AIAW runner-up) 1980-81: 25-6 (AIAW runner-up)...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pat Summitt's rich legacy in women's basketball can be seen on the sidelines and in front offices throughout the college and professional ranks. At the time Summitt ended her illustrious, 38-season coaching career at Tennessee in 2012, 78 people who were...
Needing yet another men's basketball coach, Tennessee officials turned to the one person they thought would be perfect to take over the Volunteers program. Pat Summitt said no. She wasn't interested in the job in 1994 after Wade Houston was forced out, and she turned it down...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who uplifted the women's game from obscurity to national prominence during her 38-year career at Tennessee, died Tuesday morning. She was 64. With an icy glare on the sidelines,...