Reception honors new Lady Vols head coach

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Thompson-Boling arena is now once gain home to former Lady Vols great Kellie Harper,the new head coach of your Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team.

A welcome coach Harper event was held at the Mill and Mine in downtown Knoxville Tuesday night. The coach told WVLT Sports, when you think of Lady Vols fans and the team you see a connection there so it's important that we're out in the community allowing the fans to rally around this team. As for the team, she says
they've wasted no time getting to work and she couldn't be happier, "I've loved it, it's made my life--I've felt more like a coach you know when you can get out on the court with them so it's been really joyful the last couple weeks."

Kellie's husband and assistant coach Jon Harper was there Tuesday and the coach says Jon and their son Jackson
will take part in the coach Barnes father-son , Father's day camp this week. Now that's pretty neat!