LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: Freezing temperatures will develop later tonight, causing damage to flowers and plants that are left exposed to the cold. Be sure to bring in your potted plants before you go to bed, as lows drop into the lower to mid 20s...about 25 degrees for Knoxville and Oak Ridge. Look for 1 to 3" of snow for the Smokies by morning.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Hundreds of people are asking the NCAA to honor Pat Summitt in a big way.
More than 700 people have already signed an online petition, asking the organization to name the women's basketball championship trophy after the legendary Lady Vol coach.
You can find the petition at www.Change.org.
More than 4,000 signatures are still needed.
Sports reporter Jeff Archer will have reaction from current Lady Vols coming up later today on Local 8 News.
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