Opener didn't need to be Skylar show

Originally Published: March 18, 2013
By Charlie Creme | espnW

This past week was not ideal for Skylar Diggins. The days leading up to her last NCAA tournament also didn't yield the ideal first-round game.

The Notre Dame All-American senior point guard battled an illness and missed a couple of practices earlier in the week before spending much of Sunday's first half chasing (and often not catching) UT-Martin's diminutive point guard Heather Butler.

Butler had a career game. Diggins finished with some pretty modest numbers (10 points, ...

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