Sun Down Washington 77-70 - Match Report
The Sun got a 20-point performance from Tina Charles, who added 13 rebounds as Connecticut ran past Washington 77-70 on Tuesday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Sun were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 150.5.
Connecticut got 16 points from Kara Lawson and another 15 points from Mistie Mims. Kara Lawson contributed 4 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Washington got 23 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 10 points from Noelle Quinn. Jasmine Thomas contributed 5 assists for the Mystics, while Crystal Langhorne had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 40-37 at the break.
Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-29.
Connecticut heads into a battle against the Mercury. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.