Sun fend off Storm

Sun fend off Storm

The Connecticut Sun held off a late charge to defeat the Seattle Storm 80-76 Sunday afternoon at Mohegan Sun Arena.

Connecticut failed to cover the 6.5-point spread, but the 156 points sailed OVER the posted total of 146.

Asjha Jones led the way for the Sun with 20 points, and Amber Holt chipped in with 15 in the win.

Sue Bird dropped a game-high 24 points in a losing effort for the Storm.