Notre Dame couldn't overcome 7-3 halftime deficit.
Notre Dame and Vanderbilt play at 4 p.m. (ET) Wednesday.
The 21 goal margin of victory is the most in school history.
Margaret Smith scores four while Jaimie Morrison turns in six-point night (2g, 4a) to pace the Notre Dame attack.
The No. 8/9 Irish play the Cardinal at 6 p.m. (ET)/3 p.m. (PT) Saturday.
Images of the Irish from the run to another NCAA tournament.
Notre Dame beat Villanova 18 goals to 5 in Arlotta Stadium on April 7th.
Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse 17-14 victory over Stanford on February 19, 2012.
AS A SENIOR: Played in1 2 games, making three starts ... scored four goals and added an assist for five points ... two ground balls, 16 draw controls and two caused turnovers on the year ... tied her career high with six draw controls while scoring a goal and adding an assist in the win over No. 13 Ohio State ... scored a goal, controlled three draws, got a ground ball and caused a turnover against Detroit ... scored twice against No. 5 Syracuse at the Carrier Dome ... also had two draw controls against the Orange ... scooped up a ground ball and caused a turnover against Marquette on Senior Day ... selected to the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.
AS A JUNIOR: Competed in 14 games, including one start against Yale ... scored eight goals and dished out two assists on year ... tied team season-high with six draw controls in season-opening win over No. 6 Stanford ... had seven games with two or more draw controls ... collected 22 draw controls on the year, good for fifth on the team ... scored two goals in wins over Stanford (17-14) and Louisville (13-11) ... scored one goal in wins over Yale (15-9), No. 16 Cornell (17-13), Rutgers (13-12) and Cincinnati (22-2) ... assists came in wins against Villanova (18-5) and Cincinnati ... also scooped up two ground balls in win over the Bearcats ... selected to the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Saw action in three games during sophomore season ... earned reserve time in games against California, Stanford and Cincinnati ... took two shots and scored two goals ... had five ground balls ... scored a goal and had two ground balls in victories over the Golden Bears (20-6) and Bearcats (17-6) ... was named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action in two games versus Villanova (4/9) and Cincinnati (4/17) ... had a shot on goal and one ground ball against the Wildcats ... selected to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team ... named to the Dean's List both semesters.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-sport athlete at Cherry Creek High School in Greenwood Village, Colo. ... won six letters - three in lacrosse and three in field hockey during her high school career ... led Cherry Creek to three state championships in lacrosse (2006, 2007, 2008) and one in field hockey (2007) ... selected most valuable player of `07 state championship field hockey game and `08 state lacrosse title game ... served as team captain of lacrosse team in 2009 ... team most valuable player twice (2008, 2009) in lacrosse and once in field hockey (2007) ... three-time all-Centennial Conference choice in lacrosse and once in field hockey ... all-state selection twice in lacrosse and once in field hockey ... led Cherry Creek in scoring in 2008 (71g, 42a, 113 pts.) and 2009 (88g, 55a, 143 pts.) ... set a school record with seven goals in the state championship game ... selected as the Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News Colorado Player of the Year in 2008 ... selected as the top high school player by Sportswomen of Colorado ... two-time U.S. Lacrosse first team All-American (2008, 2009) ... also took U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American honors as a junior and senior ... full name is McKenzie Clare Brown ... daughter of Tom and Jane Brown ... has one sister, Taylor ... born in Denver, Colo. ... enrolled in the College of Science, majoring in pre-professional studies.
Brown's Career Statistics