Final: Notre Dame 73, UConn 72

By Carl Adamec

STORRS, Conn. — Skylar Diggins made two free throws with 49.4 seconds left to give No. 5 Notre Dame a 73-72 win over top-ranked UConn Saturday at Gampel Pavilion.

UConn (12-1, 0-1) had two shots to win, including Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis’ wide-open 3-pointer in the final seconds but misfired. Kayla McBride led the Irish (12-1, 1-0) with 21 points.