Tulsa vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 91-76
Diana Taurasi scored 21 points leading the Mercury to a 91-76 victory over Tulsa at US Airways Center on Thursday.
Phoenix won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 16-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 169.5.
Phoenix got 14 points from Marie Ferdinand-Harris and another 13 points from Candice Dupree. Ketia Swanier contributed 9 assists, while DeWanna Bonner cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Tulsa got 22 points from Elizabeth Cambage in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tiffany Jackson. Andrea Riley contributed 5 assists for the Shock, while Tiffany Jackson had 10 rebounds.
Phoenix led at halftime, 48-45.
The rebound battle favored Tulsa as they grabbed 36 boards, while Phoenix only had 32.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Seattle looking for another win. For Tulsa, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.