Sally Jenkins talks about basketball coach Pat Summitt03/28/13 Mary Glenney
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Sally Jenkins is the author of 9 books and writes for the Washington Post. Her most recent book is written with Pat Summitt and is titled SUM IT UP; PAT SUMMITT and is published by Crown Publishers. Pat Summitt became the head coach of women's basketball at the University of Tennessee in 1974 and has won more national championships than any coach except the legendary John Wooden. Pat has recently been diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's disease and talks about her dealing with the disease. "My memories are not so much made up of information, but rather of episodes and engagements with the people I love. The things I struggle with- times, dates, schedules-are things you could easily read on a digital watch or a calendar. But people and emotions are engraved in me."