KNOXVILLE (WATE) – The legendary Lady Vols head coach passed away early Tuesday night, according to her son Tyler Summitt. Many paid their respects to Pat Summitt on social media.
— Lady Vol Basketball (@LadyVol_Hoops) June 28, 2016
ABC’s “Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts will pay a tribute to her friend on Tuesday’s show.
— Robin Roberts (@RobinRoberts) June 28, 2016
Summitt touched the lives of many across the country.
— Chandler Johnson (@chandler__rae) June 28, 2016
— Russillo and Kanell (@RussilloKanell) June 28, 2016
It's a battle, but we're in it TOGETHER. Love my Lady Vol family. Love this program. Love that… https://t.co/6XPX8KmVMV
— Cierra Burdick (@C_Burdick11) June 27, 2016
— TheMarcAndKimShow (@MarcAndKimShow) June 28, 2016
— Joel Bailey2⃣4⃣⚓️ (@JLBailey_24) June 28, 2016
The Y invented it. Pat Summitt perfected it. A legend in basketball and a hero to us all. #ThankYouPat
— YMCA Knoxville (@YMCAknoxville) June 28, 2016
— Dave Ramsey (@DaveRamsey) June 28, 2016
Fave personal Pat Summitt story: Ran into her at LAX and we drank beers for an hour. I asked her every question I could about hoops. RIP.
— Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) June 28, 2016
Heavy heart this morning, as we feel the loss of one of basketball's best. She has reached the Summit! Rest high on that mountain.
— Knoxville Fire (@KnoxvilleFire) June 28, 2016
— Josh Dobbs (@josh_dobbs1) June 28, 2016
The State of Tennessee lost a big part of its heart and its soul this morning… Pat Summitt represented us in the best possible manner…
— Mark Nagi (@MarkNagi) June 28, 2016