NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame is dedicating a permanent exhibit to former Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt that opens Friday as the Women's Final Four comes to Nashville.
The exhibit will feature memorabilia, photos, videos and interactive displays highlighting Summitt's career. The Nashville Local Organizing Committee is providing free admission to the exhibit starting Friday and running through April 8.
Summitt won 1,098 games - more than any other men's or women's college basketball coach in history - and led Tennessee to eight national titles in her 28-year tenure. She stepped down as Tennessee's coach in 2012, one year after announcing she had early-onset dementia, Alzheimer's type. Summitt remains on Tennessee's staff as head coach emeritus.
The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame is located inside Bridgestone Arena.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.