Connecticut fends off New York

Connecticut fends off New York

The Connecticut Sun were outscored in the fourth quarter, but managed to hang on and defeat the New York Liberty 75-68 Friday night.

Connecticut covered the 5.5-point spread, while the teams played UNDER the posted total of 153 set by oddsmakers.

Tan White led the way with 18 points and five rebounds for Connecticut. Janel McCarville had a double-double with 14 points and 13 rebounds for New York.