Connecticut vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 94-88
Angel McCoughtry scored 26 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, leading Atlanta over Connecticut, 94-88, on Friday at Philips Arena.
Even though Atlanta won, nobody won at the betting window as the game was a push (based on the closing point spread of 6). Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 164.5.
Atlanta got 21 points from Lindsey Harding and another 20 points from Sancho Lyttle. Lindsey Harding contributed 5 assists, while Angel McCoughtry cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Connecticut got 21 points from Asjha Jones in a losing cause and another 15 points from Tina Charles. Renee Montgomery contributed 7 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 50-41 at the break.
Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-41.