Whether in handwritten letters, conversations on the recruiting trail or the occasional postgame handshake -- yes, even after a 65-point loss -- every interaction with Pat Summitt was memorable.
For Tennessee grads like Candace Parker and Glory Johnson, their hearts are heavy as Pat Summitt's health deteriorates. But they'll keep playing with pride, just like Coach taught them.
Pat Summitt had no use for pedestals. She was accessible to anyone, and any interaction with her often resulted in a precious memory. Here are five gems we want to share with you.