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Barmore, Mulkey: High praise for Summitt

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Pat Summitt will be absent from courtside when the 2012-13 collegiate basketball season tips off, but her famous stare and commitment to excellence will live on forever.

Such was the assessment of her impact on the sport after the 59-year-old native of Clarksville, Tenn., announced Wednesday that she was stepping down as head women’s coach at the University of Tennessee, less than eight months after revealing she had early onset dementia.

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