Kerry Temple '74 | April 10, 2013 | Notre Dame Magazine
For thousands of Notre Dame fans, especially those devoted to women’s basketball, the Skylar Diggins story should have ended with a national championship.
Skylar Diggins was a hometown hero. Her game, her demeanor, her style, beauty and class filled Purcell Pavilion. And it wasn’t the students who packed those seats, but the South Bend community wearing green, cheering with fervor, bridging the town-gown divide that brought the city and campus together like nothing in anyone’s memory.