Scoggins: Summitt was a treasure to Tennessee and beyond

Scoggins: Summitt was a treasure to Tennessee and beyond

All Tennesseans — men and women, young and old, basketball fans and non-basketball fans — adored Pat Summitt.

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

June 28
Pat Summitt, winningest coach in D1 history, has died at 64
Pat Summitt put women's basketball on her back, breaking down barriers with her indomitable spirit and demanding respect for female athletes on her way to becoming the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history.

Reusse: Tennessee thought 'old Pat' was greatest as far back as 1995

June 28
Reusse: Tennessee thought 'old Pat' was greatest as far back as 1995
The Star Tribune did several national stories on women's basketball leading to the 1995 Women's Final Four at Target Center. For me, the one on Pat Summitt was the most-memorable.

Appreciation: Pat Summitt used the sport to empower women

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Needing yet another men's basketball coach, Tennessee officials turned to the one person they thought would be perfect to take over the Volunteers program. Pat Summitt said no.

Lynx players. Stollings react to Pat Summitt's death

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Minnesota women's basketball figures mourned Summitt's death on Tuesday and remembered the impact she left on their lives and the sport.

Scoggins: Former Gophers assistant coach remembers Summitt's influence

June 28
Jody Adams played point guard for Pat Summitt on the 1991 national championship team and was a Gophers assistant from 1997-2000. She's now the women's coach at Wichita State and wrote a tribute to her mentor.

Legendary Coach Pat Summitt Dead at 64

June 28
The winningest coach in Division 1 college basketball, Pat Summitt, died Tuesday morning. In 2011, the Tennessee icon had been diagnosed with early on-set Alzheimer's disease.
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Coastal Carolina beats Arizona 5-4 to even CWS finals

Coastal Carolina's incredible postseason run isn't over yet.
Gophers
June 28

Affidavit: Coach refused to ID athletes in alleged drug ring

Police documents say a University of Minnesota wrestling coach refused to turn over the names of student-athletes involved in the sale and use of the anti-anxiety drug Xanax.
Gophers
June 28

With family cheering, hurdler Keni Harrison eyes Olympics

Even as the middle child in a family with 11 kids, Keni Harrison always stood out.
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June 28

Arizona's Cloney shuts down Chanticleers in 3-0 Game 1 win

JC Cloney just keeps rolling along at the College World Series, pushing Arizona to the doorstep of its second national championship in five years.
Golf
June 27

Glory days: Coastal Carolina enjoying boom time in sports

These are glorious times for Coastal Carolina.
Gophers
June 27

UConn coach Geno Auriemma, other Huskies pulling for Summitt

The update on Pat Summitt's health caught Geno Auriemma by surprise. It's simply the news nobody wanted to hear, especially her former rival who built the Connecticut program trying to model off her success coaching Tennessee.
Lynx
June 27
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Amid reports Pat Summitt's failing health, family asks for prayers

The legendary Tennessee women's basketball coach has been battling Alzheimer's disease.
Gophers
June 26
Coastal Carolina players celebrated.

Surprise, surprise: Chanticleers, Arizona set for CWS finals

Both Coastal Carolina and the Wildcats had to come back from an early loss to win three straight in bracket play and reach the best-of-three finals starting Monday night.
Gophers
June 25

Coastal Carolina beats TCU 7-5, to face Arizona in finals

It's 1,300 miles from Conway, South Carolina, to Omaha, and it might as well have been a million miles between the two when Gary Gilmore took over the Coastal Carolina baseball program in 1996.
Gophers
June 25

Arizona heading to CWS finals after 5-1 win over Cowboys

The celebration was subdued after Arizona earned its spot in the College World Series finals. A bunch of players gathered in the outfield grass and tried out some funny dance moves. That was all.
Gophers
June 24

Beckwith goes distance again, Coastal Carolina tops TCU 4-1

Coastal Carolina's Andrew Beckwith wasn't going to volunteer to come out of Friday night's game against TCU, and coach Gary Gilmore certainly wasn't going to force him.
Gophers
June 24

Briles officially out at Baylor after sexual assault scandal

Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against football players which led school regents to suspend the coach "with intent to terminate."
Sports
June 24
Arizona's Justin Behnke collided with Oklahoma State first baseman Andrew Rosa.

Arizona tops Cowboys 9-3, forces CWS bracket final rematch

The Wildcats forced a Saturday rematch, with the winner advancing to the best-of-three finals beginning Monday.
Gophers
June 24

Bucks get 2 important pieces in Maker and Brogdon

The Milwaukee Bucks got two important pieces for the future in Thon Maker and Malcolm Brogdon, whose paths to the NBA were decidedly different.
Gophers
June 24

Olympics could make Michael Gbinije's summer a busy one

Michael Gbinije has already enjoyed his share of excitement in 2016. He played in the Final Four for Syracuse, and now he's been drafted by the Detroit Pistons.
Gophers
June 24

UNC AD: School will respond to NCAA charges by July deadline

North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham is hopeful the school is finally near the end of its long-running academic fraud scandal.
Gophers
June 24

Coastal Carolina capitalizes on Texas Tech errors, wins 7-5

Coastal Carolina's incredible postseason run will continue for at least another day.
Gophers
June 24

Celtics resist overtures, pick Jaylen Brown with third pick

With little mystery surrounding how the first two picks would go in Thursday's NBA draft, the Celtics responded to wider theories about selection No. 3 by keeping things simple.
Gophers
June 23

Pistons select Marquette forward Henry Ellenson in 1st round

Team executives talk all the time about how shocked they are that somebody fell to them in the draft.
Gophers
June 23

76ers take LSU's Simmons with the No. 1 pick in NBA draft

Ben Simmons was signing 76ers jerseys and eating cheesesteaks before he was even drafted.