Lisa Borders’ statement on Pat Summitt’s passing

NEW YORK — WNBA President Lisa Borders released the following statement regarding the passing of Pat Summitt:

“A true coaching legend, Pat Summitt rewrote the NCAA record books and left an indelible mark on sports.  Even more than her incredible achievements on the basketball court, her legacy will be her passion for her sport and her commitment to inspiring the next generation of young athletes.  All of us at the WNBA send our deepest sympathies to the Summitt family and Volunteers everywhere.”