An archived video of the Celebration of Life service for Pat Summitt, streamed live from Thompson-Boling Arena on July 14, is now available online in addition to a photo gallery of images from the event.
Pat Summitt News
The Tennessee family came together to fill the arena and sing “Rocky Top” one last time in honor of the legend who passed away on June 28
UT is hosting a Celebration of Life service for Lady Vol Basketball Head Coach Emeritus Pat Summitt at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, July 14, at Thompson-Boling Arena. Doors to the arena will open at 5:30 p.m. If you plan to attend, please leave your vehicle parked in your assigned lot on campus and walk to avoid traffic around the arena. Shuttles will run from the Ag campus beginning at 4:30 p.m.
As we mourn the immeasurable loss of Pat Summitt, we also celebrate her unparalleled impact
“Nobody walked off a college basketball court victorious more times than Tennessee’s Pat Summitt.”
Social media users pay tribute with reactions from around the sports world on Pat Summitt’s passing and stories about the impact she’s had on countless individuals.
“Pat was the greatest coach of all time; her fierce spirit will live on through her players, and through all of us who were inspired by her on a daily basis.”
View a collection of images from Pat Summitt’s life and legendary career.
Pat Summitt’s program maintained a 100 percent graduation rate for players and her career victory total was the most of any coach in the history of NCAA men’s or women’s basketball at the time of her retirement.
Pat Summitt won every day of her life because of the relationships she developed, nurtured, and cherished.