Connecticut got 20 points and 10 rebounds from Tina Charles en route to a 75-70 victory over Seattle on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sun were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 149.5.
Connecticut got 16 points from Kara Lawson and another 11 points from Renee Montgomery. Renee Montgomery contributed 8 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Seattle got 25 points from Swin Cash in a losing cause and another 10 points from Camille Little. Katie Smith contributed 4 assists for the Storm, while Swin Cash had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 45-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Seattle as they grabbed 29 boards, while Connecticut only had 28.
Next game, Connecticut takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Seattle, they head on the road to face Washington.