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Coach's Playbook: The Pat Summitt Legacy

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The Summitt Legacy: Player, Coach, Mentor How one woman changed the face of basketball — and coaching — forever ADVERTISEMENT | © 2018 Pat Summitt Leadership Group STEELY EYES ON THE SIDELINE Her piercing gaze missed nothing. Her determination was contagious, her work ethic commanding. As a player, as a coach, as a mentor, Pat Summitt's influence and determination permeated everything and everyone around her. She watched film like it was her job and subtly imparted the things she learned into workouts leading up to big games. She told her players to always give 100 percent — especially when they didn't feel like it. Summitt was the leader every coach aspires to be. With influence stretching not only to men's basketball but also to other sports at all levels from beginners to Olympians, her playing and coaching style made an indelible mark on sports. "If I'm not leading by example, then I'm not doing the right thing. And I want to always do the right thing. " Circle #103 or text CADNOV 103 to 41411

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