Silver Stars upset Mercury

Silver Stars upset Mercury

Sophia Young went for 26 points and eight rebounds to lead the San Antonio Silver Stars past the Phoenix Mercury 97-87 on Tuesday night.

San Antonio cashed as 2-point road underdogs as the game played over the 174-point total set by oddsmakers.

Becky Hammon scored 19 points and grabbed six boards for the Silver Stars, who got 15 points and 10 rebounds from Ann Wauters in the win.

Cappie Pondexter led Phoenix with 23 points, seven assists, and six boards, while Diana Taurasi also netted 23 points for the Mercury.