Atlanta Falls 96-87 to Sun - Recap
|Atlanta Falls 96-87 to Sun - Recap|
The Sun got 21 points from Renee Montgomery as Connecticut ran past Atlanta 96-87 on Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Sun were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 165.5.
Asjha Jones had 18 points for Connecticut and Tina Charles chipped in with 18 points. Renee Montgomery had 8 assists for the Sun, while Asjha Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Atlanta got 22 points from Angel McCoughtry in a losing cause and another 17 points from Erika Desouza. Lindsey Harding contributed 9 assists for the Dream, while Erika Desouza had 10 rebounds.
Connecticut led at halftime, 48-41.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 36 boards, while Connecticut only had 35.
Connecticut heads into a battle against the Mercury. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.