Freshman Taya Reimer, who will step into the starting lineup for injured Natalie Achonwa, doesn't need to win the game for Notre Dame. But it's going to be difficult for the Irish to advance past Maryland without her.
Kayla McBride scored 15 points and Taya Reimer added 14 to lead No. 5 Notre Dame's 76-54 win over Penn on Saturday, the first time a top five women's team had played at the Palestra since Connecticut faced Saint Joseph's a decade ago.
Louisville recruit Emmonnie Henderson nearly injured her knee, and Cal recruit Courtney Range has a thumbs-off order for the remote. UConn's Saniya Chong and Notre Dame's Lindsay Allen and Taya Reimer will watch in person at the Final Four.
Notre Dame recruit Taya Reimer becomes part of the first father-daughter combination in McDonald's All American Games history. Top recruits Mercedes Russell, Kaela Davis and Diamond DeShields also land roster spots.
North Carolina recruits Diamond DeShields, Stephanie Mavunga and Jessica Washington and Duke recruits Oderah Chidom, Kendall Cooper and Rebecca Greenwell headline the 2013 WBCA High School All-America Game selections.
Mercedes Russell, Diamond DeShields, Kaela Davis, Taya Reimer, Linnae Harer and Rebecca Greenwell are among the stars expected to sign as the early signing period for girls' high school basketball begins.