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Janeen Lalik added to John Currie's senior staff at Tennessee

Janeen Lalik is the latest addition to Tennessee athletic director John Currie’s senior staff at Tennessee.

Lalik’s title will be senior associate athletic director for strategic initiatives, according to a school release Friday. 412 more words

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Thank you, Pat

It’s been a year since the passing of legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt, who was taken from us far too soon by early-onset Alzheimer’s. After her death, I wrote this piece as a “Note from the Editor” for UT Knoxville’s… 474 more words

Video tributes to say thank you to Pat Summitt

The people who knew Pat Summitt best will express their gratitude Wednesday to the Tennessee women’s basketball coaching legend.

Summitt’s foundation has collected video tributes from former Tennessee Lady Vols as well as Summitt’s friends, UT administrators, foundation advisory board members, coaches and other associates. 340 more words

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How dare Tennessee hire Phillip Fulmer for only $100,000 a year

I returned from vacation to disturbing news last week. University of Tennessee President Joe DiPietro had hired former football coach Phillip Fulmer as a special adviser for $100,000 a year. 678 more words

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June 14: Happy Birthday Diablo Cody and Cy Coleman

Brook Busey-Maurio, better known by her pen name of Diablo Cody, turns 39 today.  She first became known as a blogger, and then for her memoir… 1,214 more words

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Hall of Fame weekend includes tributes to Pat Summitt

The people and events of the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame’s induction weekend made time for Pat Summitt.

Three of the six 2017 inductees referenced the late Tennessee coaching legend in their acceptance speeches Saturday night at the Tennessee Theatre. 594 more words

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Lady Vols, UConn should play, ex-Huskies star, Hall of Fame inductee says

Kara Wolters joked about arriving for Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame induction weekend and breaking out in hives.

“This is Knoxville, you know, this is not where I belong,” the former University of Connecticut standout said. 447 more words

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