KNOXVILLE — With a campus street and a basketball court already named in Pat Summitt’s honor, the University of Tennessee had to be more creative to recognize the Lady Vols coaching legend.
And encourage some assistance.
The university will use land across from Thompson-Boling Arena and Pratt Pavilion to build a plaza featuring a bronze statue of Summitt. It will be called Pat Summitt Plaza. UT issued a release on Wednesday elaborating on plans for a Summitt statue that UT athletic director Dave Hart first mentioned last month.
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