Sports - College - VOLS

Vols' Kyle Alexander now feels like he belongs

Published Jun. 30 2016

Kyle Alexander may or may not be going through the motion of shooting a jump hook shot in his sleep.

Pat Summitt lauded as one of the greatest Tennesseans ever

Published Jun. 29 2016

The words leaving Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam's lips were as emphatic and powerful as one of Pat Summitt's piercing stares.

Area Lady Vols players are part of Pat Summitt's legacy

Published Jun. 29 2016

As the rain stopped, the screeching noise rose.

UT associates proclaim Pat Summitt's 'profound' impact

Published Jun. 29 2016

It's impossible to quantify the width and depth of Pat Summitt's impact.

Former UT women's basketball coach remembered as giver of her time, talents

Published Jun. 29 2016

'She was such a giver.'

In her own words: Memorable Pat Summitt quotes

Published Jun. 29 2016

'You can't always be the most talented person in the room. But you can be the most competitive.'

Highest honor: President Obama delivers statement on UT's Pat Summitt

Published Jun. 29 2016

Nobody walked off a college basketball court victorious more times than Tennessee's Pat Summitt.

Timeline: Key moments in Pat Summitt's Lady Vols career

Published Jun. 29 2016

Summitt's first career win actually came in her second game against Middle Tennessee State — after the Lady Vols lost...

Coaches, players, leaders and family speak fondly of Pat Summitt

Published Jun. 29 2016

"When you think of all the great coaches in all sports, Pat Summitt is at the top of that list....

Former Lady Vols player: Summitt will 'always be my superhero'

Published Jun. 29 2016

I remember the first time I met coach Summitt. My grandmother and I were in awe of how powerful and...

Pat Summitt changed the game for women's basketball

Published Jun. 28 2016

"No other coach has ever impacted a sport the way she impacted women's basketball."

Chamique Holdsclaw: Pat Summitt was 'superhero' to her players

Published Jun. 28 2016

Former Tennessee women's basketball star Chamique Holdsclaw said long-time Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt was a "superhero" to her players....

Basketball legend Pat Summitt dies after battle with Alzheimer's

Published Jun. 28 2016

Legendary University of Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt has died after a five-year battle with Alzheimer's. She was 64.

Pat Summitt, winningest coach in D1 history, has died at 64

Published Jun. 28 2016

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who helped boost the women's...

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam keeping Pat Summitt in his prayers

Published Jun. 28 2016

Gov. Bill Haslam added his prayers Monday to others concerned about the health of former University of Tennessee women's basketball...

Lady Vols alumni make pilgrimage to see Pat Summitt

Published Jun. 28 2016

Nikki Fargas sat at her desk last Wednesday in Baton Rouge, La., with a full calendar of events to consider.

UConn coach Geno Auriemma, other Huskies pulling for Pat Summitt

Published Jun. 28 2016

The update on Pat Summitt's health caught Geno Auriemma by surprise. It's simply the news nobody wanted to hear, especially...

Robert Hubbs gearing up for senior success with Vols

Published Jun. 28 2016

Robert Hubbs III has one final chance to change the narrative on his Tennessee basketball career.

Melvin Williams rejoices in Pat Summitt's help and friendship

Published Jun. 28 2016

When Melvin Williams learned that Pat Summitt's health had taken a precipitous decline, he just had to share how much...

Pat Summitt's legacy celebrated as news about her failing health spreads

Published Jun. 27 2016

When John 'Thunder' Thornton got the text Saturday night while on vacation in Alaska, his heart sank.

Family asks for prayers as former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt's health declines

Published Jun. 27 2016

Pat Summitt's family said Sunday that the last few days have been difficult for the former Tennessee women's basketball coach...


Former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt 'struggling'

Published Jun. 26 2016

Former University of Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt is 'struggling' and those close to her are 'preparing for the...

North Carolina, Gonzaga on basketball Vols' schedule

Published Jun. 25 2016

Rick Barnes may have a wildly youthful team in his second season as Tennessee's men's basketball coach, but he didn't...