LAS VEGAS – Skylar Diggins scored 17 of her 22 points in the first half to lead No. 5 Notre Dame to an 87-57 victory over Kansas State on Thursday night in the second round of the World Vision Classic.
Diggins scored 15 of the Irish’s first 23 points, leading them to a 23-10 lead 8:20 into the game.
Kayla McBride added 12 points, and Natalie Achonwa, Kaila Turner and Ariel Braker chipped in with 11 apiece for Notre Dame (8-1), which led 49-25 at halftime. Brittany Chambers had 18 points and seven rebounds, Haley Texada scored 11 points and Ashia Woods had 10 for the Wildcats (7-2).