In person, off-campus recruiting is permitted after the completion of the athlete’s junior year for Division III institutions.Do you have any questions about your contact period?But one of those standards is character and if you cross that line, you won't be a Lady Techster,” said Summitt, whose Christian identity earned him a story on Billy Graham’s website.“Lady Techsters walk in a certain way, they talk in a certain way.I have to thank (athletic director) Tommy Mc Clelland because he's had my back in every decision,” the coach added, according to the Shreveport paper.I am heartbroken that my time has ended in Ruston, but because of my respect for the institution, it is best that I resign,” Summitt continued.“I am hopeful the media and the public will respect the privacy of my family and me as we deal with this difficult situation I have caused.”Few other details on the alleged liaison have been released.The 25-year-old Summitt, who is married, released a statement Thursday announcing his abrupt departure from the university.“I am profoundly disappointed in myself for engaging in a relationship that has negatively affected the people I love, respect and care about the most.
Never say you are calling to talk about a scholarship, this is a very bad practice; instead, say that you are calling to introduce yourself, to follow up on the résumé you e-mailed over, and to learn more about their program.
Summitt, who earned 5,000 a year, was head coach of the Lady Techsters for the last two seasons.
He left the job with an overall losing record of 30-31, the Shreveport Times reported.
Pat Summitt considered Tyler, her only child, as her greatest achievement, according to CNN.“I guess inside I always expected he would want to coach," Pat said.
“I just hoped, like any parent, that he would find something he loved to do.”The news about Tyler dishonors his mother’s legacy.
Before taking the job at Louisiana Tech, Summitt served as Marquette University’s assistant coach for women’s basketball, overseeing skill development and acting as scouting coordinator, according to the school’s athletics website.