Mercury upset Sun

Mercury upset Sun

Diana Taurasi scored a game-high 25 points Sunday to lead the Phoenix Mercury past the Connecticut Sun 87-80.

The Mercury were a 6.5-point underdog in the game. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (178).

Tangela Smith added 21 points and 11 rebounds for Phoenix, while Cappie Poindexter chipped in with 18 points.

Asjha Jones led the Sun with 16 points and Lindsay Whalen had 14 points to go along with eight rebounds and eight assists.