Diggins scores 2,000th point as No. 2 Notre Dame cruises

By The Sports Network
January 26, 2013 - 5:03pm

South Bend, IN (Sports Network) - Skylar Diggins posted a game-high 21 points on 9-of-10 shooting from the field en route to becoming just the fourth Notre Dame women's basketball player to record 2,000 career points, as the second- ranked Fighting Irish crushed Providence, 89-44, Saturday at Purcell Pavilion.

Diggins, who needed just one point for 2,000 in her heralded career, fittingly broke the barrier just four seconds into the game on a fastbreak layup. She is also the first player in pro