Nina Mandell | Apr. 30, 2014 | USA TODAY Sports
To get WNBA guard Skylar Diggins – then a senior at Notre Dame – to sign with Roc Nation Sports, all it took was a phone call.
From Jay Z, of course.
On her cell phone.
“We just talked for 20 minutes,” she said. “He was the most down-to-earth guy ever … it didn’t take a lot. He didn’t have to convince me. Everything he touches turns to gold and it was a lot of talk about Roc Nation and him joining the sports agency sector.
“Like I said how do you say no to that?”