VOLS FANS support Coach Pat Summitt.it's going to be hard to see Pat in the next few years because I know firsthand what is ahead for her. Maybe medicine has progressed further since my mom died in 1996 from this horrible disease.
Pat Summitt - Hall of Fame College Basketball Coach. Born Patricia Sue Head, from 1974 to 2012, she coached the University of Tennessee women's Lady Vols to eight national championships in her 38 seasons and notched 1,098 career victories, more than any other Division I basketball coach. She was the first NCAA coach, and one of four college coaches overall, to achieve at least 1,000 wins and was named NCAA coach of the year seven times.