Connecticut got 16 points from Renee Montgomery en route to an 83-75 victory over Washington on Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Connecticut won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 10-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 151.5.
Tina Charles had 16 points for Connecticut and Danielle McCray chipped in with 12 points. Asjha Jones had 5 assists for the Sun, while Tan White was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Washington got 17 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 14 points from Marissa Coleman. Kelly Miller contributed 6 assists for the Mystics, while Nicky Anosike had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 44-43 at the break.
Washington had a 37-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lynx. The Mystics will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.