Indiana Defeats Washington 61-59 - Recap
|Indiana Defeats Washington 61-59 - Recap|
Indiana got 16 points from Tamika Catchings en route to a 61-59 victory over Washington on Friday at Verizon Center.
The Fever won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 6.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Tammy Sutton-Brown had 12 points for Indiana and Katie Douglas chipped in with 10 points. Tamika Catchings had 5 assists for the Fever, while Tamika Catchings was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Washington got 19 points from Matee Ajavon in a losing cause and another 17 points from Crystal Langhorne. Matee Ajavon contributed 4 assists for the Mystics, while DeMya Walker had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 37-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 35 boards, while Indiana only had 29.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face New York.