Recap - Dream Defeat Connecticut 89-84
|Recap - Dream Defeat Connecticut 89-84|
Atlanta got 21 points from Lindsey Harding en route to an 89-84 victory over Connecticut on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Bettors who backed the Dream were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 164.5.
Angel McCoughtry had 16 points for Atlanta and Erika Desouza chipped in with 16 points. Armintie Price had 5 assists for the Dream, while Sancho Lyttle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Sun got a 16-point performance from Asjha Jones, who was supported by 16 points from Renee Montgomery. Kara Lawson had 4 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Danielle McCray grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 41-39 at the break.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-29.