- Date of Birth:
- August 2, 1990
- 5' 9"
- South Bend
Skylar Diggins (Skylar Kierra Diggins born Aug. 2, 1990 in South Bend, Indiana) is an American professional basketball player. Skylar played point guard for Notre Dame, where she led the team to three consecutive Final Fours and two NCAA championship appearances. She is a two-time winner of the Nancy Lieberman Award, making her the top point guard in the nation. She led her team to a record of 130-20 during her four-year career. Skylar was the 3rd overall draft pick by the Tulsa Shock in the 2013 WNBA draft. The Shock has since relocated to Dallas, and been renamed the Wings. Skylar currently plays for the Wings.
Best Known For:
Skylar is best known for her incredible collegiate and professional basketball careers.
Skylar most recently became engaged to former Notre Dame football player, Daniel Smith. She is an avid advocate against childhood obesity and hosts basketball camps around the world for boys and girls grades 2-12.