Liberty upset Mercury

Liberty upset Mercury

The New York Liberty got out to an early lead and went on to upset the Phoenix Mercury 93-83 Saturday night at US Airways Center.

New York won the game as 6.5-point underdogs, while the 176 points fell UNDER the posted total of 177.5.

Shameka Christon shot 10-for-15 from the field with a game-high 25 points for the Liberty. Janel McCarville added 21 points in a losing effort.

Diana Taurasi had a game-high 25 points in a losing effort for the Mercury.