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  1. Early March Madness and a Career Worth Noting: All-American Skylar Diggins

    Mar 6, 2013, 10:51 AM EDT

    Skylar Diggins and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish’s second ranked women’s basketball team outlasted the #3 Connecticut Huskies in a thriller that has come to be expected when these two opponents clash. It was a magnificent end to the regular season for the Irish, who finished as the BIG EAST regular season champions for the…

  2. Fighting Irish Top Cincinnati 64-42 at Home, Prepare to Take on Villanova

    Feb 5, 2013, 10:06 AM EDT

    Kayla McBride led Notre Dame (20-1, 8-0 BIG EAST) to a big win in front of a home crowd Saturday night at the Purcell Pavilion, scoring 19 in the BIG EAST victory over the Bearcats (8-13, 0-8 BIG EAST) that made them the first team in women’s college basketball to reach 20 wins in the 2012-2013…

  3. #2 Fighting Irish Top #9 Lady Vols, Diggins Scores Career-High 33 Points

    Jan 29, 2013, 3:41 PM EDT

    Monday night was huge for the Notre Dame women’s basketball team. Skylar Diggins, fresh off a record-setting game in which she scored her 2000th career point, put up a career-high single-game point total. The team beat the Lady Vols in Knoxville, Tenn. for the first time ever. And they made history by becoming the first…

  4. A (Jacobsen) House Divided

    Jan 6, 2013, 2:55 PM EDT

    I’m sure there are thousands and thousands of families across the country that actually enjoy rooting for opposing teams. I’m told there are families where the sisters and brothers who graduated from rival institutions can commandeer opposite sides of the couch, make a lot of noise, and force the loser to take out the trash…

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