Hear About Pat Summitt's Experience with Alzheimer's

Pat Summitt is a veritable legend and her story transcends the world of sports. A Hall of Fame women’s basketball coach, Summitt paved the way for women in sports as she led her teams to 8 national titles during her 38 seasons at the University of Tennessee. But Summitt’s remarkable life was cut short. She had begun to require Alzheimer’s care despite her young age.

When you watch this video, you will hear an interview with Pat Summitt. She discussed her early life, her career, and her struggles with early onset Alzheimer’s. Although Summitt died in June of 2016, her legacy continues to live on.

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