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  1. WBB March Madness Round One: #1 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Take on #16 UT Martin Skyhawks

    Mar 24, 2013, 2:55 PM EDT

    Skylar Diggins and the Fighting Irish (31-1, 16-0 BIG EAST) kick off their tournament play Sunday night at 5:05pm at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, IA against Tennessee-Martin (19-14, 11-5 OVC), looking to win the elusive last game of the season. Notre Dame has lost in the championship the past two years–to Texas A&M in 2011, and last…

  2. Irish Win First (And Last) BIG EAST Title: A Twitter Recap

    Mar 12, 2013, 9:56 PM EDT

    For the third time this season, and the second in just eight days, the Notre Dame women’s basketball team beat Connecticut in dramatic fashion. After a steal by Skylar Diggins, Natalie Achonwa scored the game-winning layup with 1.8 seconds remaining, lifting the Irish to a 61-59 victory over the Huskies. With their seventh win in…

  3. Irish Defeat Huskies in Dramatic Fashion

    Mar 4, 2013, 10:40 PM EDT

    From football’s goal line stand in the rain against Stanford, to men’s basketball knocking off #1 Syracuse last season and outfighting Louisville in five overtimes last month, I’ve seen a lot of special athletic moments during my time at Notre Dame. Tonight, the second-ranked Notre Dame women’s basketball program added another one to that growing…

  4. South Bend’s Loyal Daughter

    Mar 4, 2013, 1:01 PM EDT

    While seniors Kaila Turner and Skylar Diggins were honored before last week’s game against Syracuse, it will be this evening, that the duo plays its final game at Purcell Pavilion. Both players have had a tremendous role in leading Notre Dame to 122 victories, more than in any other four-year span in school history, but…

  5. Notre Dame Women’s Basketball: By the Numbers

    Feb 19, 2013, 3:54 PM EDT

    The Fighting Irish (24-1, 12-0 BIG EAST) have had a dominant season to say the least. They are currently ranked second in the NCAA behind only Brittney Griner and the Lady Bears of Baylor. Their nearly flawless record is one telling number, but how do their other statistics line up against their toughest opponents? To…

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