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Today in sports history: Pat Summitt becomes first D1 basketball coach to reach 1,000 wins in 2009
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Today in sports history: Pat Summitt becomes first D1 basketball coach to reach 1,000 wins in 2009

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In 2009, Tennessee’s Pat Summitt becomes the first Division I basketball coach — man or woman — to win 1,000 career games. See what other sports events happened on this day in history:

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