Pat Summitt Net Worth Income Profile and Salary details are provided. American head coach of women’s college basketball, Pat Summitt was born on 14th of June 1952 in Clarksville, Tennessee, U.S. She died at the age of 64 in Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S. on 28th June 2016. She was hired by the University of Tennessee Lady Vols basketball in 1974 as their head coach and worked there till 2012.
It was as the head coach of Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team where she got famous. She was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and hence had to take retirement at the age of 59.
Between 1974 to 2012 Pat has won eight National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCCA) championships and in the history of NCCA, she was the first one to have 1000 victories. She has also won Olympic medals not once but twice and was given the title of the Coach of the Century in April 2000. She was placed on 11th number in the list of 50 for being the greatest coach in the history in all sports by the Sporting News in 2009 and she happened to be the only woman who was included in that list. As a coach for 38 years, she never has a loss in any season and was awarded by the former President of U.S, Barack Obama in 2012.
Net Worth of Pat Summitt
Apart from being a coach, she is also an author of three books in which one is both, her biography and a motivational book and is called “Reach for the Summitt”. The two other books are called “Raise the Roof” and “Sum it Up”. In 1980, she got married to R.B Summitt, but later got divorced in 2007. She also got hired by the Marquette University women’s team and served over there as their assistant coach.
She is one of the most famous basketball coaches in the history and her net Worth is estimated to be around $8 Million.
Net Worth: $8 Million
Assets Worth: $2 Million
Contracts: $10 Million (until 2020)