Mystics edge Sun

Mystics edge Sun

Alana Beard scored 21 points Sunday afternoon to lead the Washington Mystics past the Connecticut Sun 76-74.

The Mystics had been favored by 5-points in the game, but were unable to cover the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (152.5).

DeLisha Milton-Jones added 18 points and seven rebounds for Washington in the win, while Nakia Sanford chipped in with 14 points and 15 rebounds.

Katie Douglas led the Sun with 21 points and nine rebounds and Lindsay Whalen deposited 19 points to go along with seven assists.