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Pat Summitt, legendary former coach of Tennessee Lady Vols, dies at 64

Pat Summitt, who won eight national championships as head coach of the University of Tennessee women's basketball team and had more wins than any NCAA college basketball coach in history when she was forced to retire at age 59 because of a diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer's disease, died Tuesday at Sherrill Hill Senior Living in Knoxville. She was 64.

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Pat Summitt’s legacy extends across pro, college ranks

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 mentored by her were coaching basketball or working in administrative positions associated with the game. Four years later, Summitt’s coaching tree remains fruitful.

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Former Hofstra softball star Jen Pawol ended a seven-year drought of umpires in affiliated baseball when she officiated the season-opener between the Gulf Coast League Blue Jays and the Gulf Coast League Tigers.
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