Shock trounce Comets

Shock trounce Comets

Katie Smith poured in 21 points to lead the Detroit Shock to an 85-66 season-opening victory over the Houston Comets Saturday afternoon.

Detroit covered the 10-point spread at home, while the 151 points went as a PUSH against the posted total of 151.

Smith shot 7-for-16 from the field, and Plenette Pierson added 17 points off the bench.

Tina Thompson led the Comets with 17 points and eight rebounds.