W BBall: #5 Irish Defeat #25 DePaul, 92-76

Notre Dame Women's Basketball | Nov. 26, 2013 | Notre Dame Athletics

As Natalie Achonwa put it, Tuesday was a good knee day.

In her second game back after knee surgery in late October, Achonwa had 17 points and eight rebounds to help No. 5 Notre Dame beat No. 25 DePaul 92-76 for its second victory over a ranked opponent this season.

After scoring only four points in 14 minutes against Penn on Saturday, Achonwa felt much more comfortable this time out.

"I think I was overthinking it, I wanted to be back so bad," Achonwa said. "I just let it flow a little bit more today.

"Today was just a good knee day, as we call them."

For Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw, the difference from Achonwa's first game of the season to her second was clear. 

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