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New UT Chancellor Beverly Davenport chose Currie when most of us believed it was a two-man race between David Blackburn and Fulmer. The days of a former football coach ascending to the athletic director’s spot are long gone.
And when Blackburn was not hired in the days after Davenport’s arrival, it was pretty clear that UT was going in a different direction.
Various prominent sports authorities, players, and coaches have also taken to social media to wish Summitt well.
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, “Alzheimer’s is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior.” Dementia is a general term that refers to the loss of memory and other mental abilities to the extent that it inhibits daily living.
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Tennessee head coach emeritus Pat Summitt talks about her new role as head coach emeritus during a press conference at Thompson-Boling Arena on Thursday, April 19, 2012. (SAUL YOUNG/NEWS SENTINEL)Pat Summitt's last will and testament didn't spread the property of the Tennessee women's basketball coaching legend.
Currie’s hiring comes at a time when the UT athletics program is in a state of flux.
Currie made it clear he believed the Vols were headed in the wrong direction under Fulmer. Let’s be clear: I am not suggesting that Currie will arrive in Knoxville with a slash-and-burn approach when it comes to coaches. He knows that the last thing a new athletics director should do is make wholesale changes.
28, 2013, file photo, former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt smiles as a banner is raised in her honor before the team's NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame in Knoxville, Tenn.
Amid reports of Summitt’s failing health as her Alzheimer’s disease progresses, her family issued a statement Sunday, June 26, 2016, asking for prayers and saying that the former Tennessee women’s basketball coach is surrounded by the people who mean the most to her.
Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease, meaning that symptoms develop slowly and gradually worsen over time.
The majority of people with Alzheimer’s are 65 or older, though Alzheimers is not a disease associated with age.
Summitt has the most wins of any NCAA women’s coach, and is widely considered one of the top 10 coaches of all time.