Sun hold off Liberty
Lindsay Whalen tossed in a team-high 20 points to help lift the Connecticut Sun to a 79-75 win over the New York Liberty Thursday night at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Connecticut failed to cover the 5-point spread, but the combined 154 points made it OVER the posted over/under (148).
Whalen shot 50% from the field, making 5-of-10, while Asjha Jones and Erika Desouza added 16 points each for the Sun.
Janel McCarville shot an impressive 11-for-15 from the field, while tossing in a game-high 24 points in a losing effort.