UT to honor Pat Summitt with plaza near Thompson Boling Arena

UT to honor Pat Summitt with plaza near Thompson Boling Arena

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A rendering of the Pat Summitt Plaza. (Source: UT Athletics) A rendering of the Pat Summitt Plaza. (Source: UT Athletics)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - The University of Tennessee is honoring Hall of Fame women's basketball coach Pat Summitt with her own feature on campus.

The university is planning Pat Summitt Plaza to be built on the corner of Lake Loudoun Boulevard and Phillip Fulmer Way to greet fans as they arrive at Thompson Boling arena for games.

The plaza will include a bronze statue of the Medal of Freedom winner.

More information including ways to donate towards the plaza are available online.

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