Pat Summitt Diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer's Disease

August 24, 2011 Updated Aug 24, 2011 at 12:30 PM EDT

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Pat Summitt Diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer's Disease

August 24, 2011 Updated Aug 24, 2011 at 12:30 PM EDT

Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in college basketball history, announced Tuesday she has been diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's Disease in a video and statement posted on the university's website.

In the statement, Summitt says: "I plan to continue to be your coach. Obviously, I realize I may have some limitations with this condition since there will be some good days and some bad days."

Watch the video and read Summitt's statement here.