Recap - Mercury Defeat San Antonio 94-90
|Recap - Mercury Defeat San Antonio 94-90|
The Silver Stars were burned for 25 points by Diana Taurasi on Saturday as the Mercury picked up a 94-90 win at US Airways Center.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 165.5.
DeWanna Bonner had 22 points for Phoenix and Briana Gilbreath chipped in with 13 points. Samantha Prahalis had 5 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
San Antonio got 32 points from Sophia Young in a losing cause and another 21 points from Danielle Adams. Becky Hammon contributed 5 assists for the Silver Stars, while Sophia Young had 8 rebounds.
The Mercury hit the break leading 52-41 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 36 boards, while San Antonio only had 31.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Liberty. The Silver Stars will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.