Liberty surprise Sun
|Liberty surprise Sun|
Lisa Willis dropped 18 points off the bench to lift the New York Liberty past the Connecticut Sun 77-71 on Tuesday night.
New York upset Connecticut as 7.5-point road underdogs as the teams played under the 158-point total listed by sportsbooks.
Shameka Christon added 16 points for the Liberty, who got 11 points and seven rebounds from Cathrine Kraayeveld in the payday.
Lindsay Whalen went for 19 points and six boards for Connecticut, while reserve Jamie Carey chipped in with 18 points for the Sun.