KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- The Lady Vols had an all time record of 8-0 against Notre Dame in Knoxville -- at least until Skylar Diggins came to town Monday night and put up a career high 33 points to lead No. 2 Notre Dame past ninth-ranked Tennessee, 77-67.
BOULDER, Colo. – Linda Lappe may be a women’s basketball coach, but she’s laying the foundation of a revitalized Colorado program with a former football player.
Chucky Jeffery, a 5-10 senior guard, played football for eight years in her younger days, and that toughness shows up on the court for the resurgent Buffs, who are 15-4 this year. Jeffery is the leading scorer at 13.3 ppg, and shoots 44.4 percent from the floor, but that football mentality is shown in the 8.2 rpg she gets from the point guard position.