Sun Down Atlanta 99-92 - Match Report
|Sun Down Atlanta 99-92 - Match Report|
Connecticut got 19 points from Renee Montgomery en route to a 99-92 victory over Atlanta on Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 162.5.
Connecticut got 17 points from Asjha Jones and another 16 points from Danielle McCray. Kara Lawson contributed 9 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Dream got a 36-point performance from Angel McCoughtry, who was supported by 18 points from Erika Desouza. Iziane Castro Marques had 6 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Erika Desouza grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Sun hit the break leading 45-42 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 34 boards, while Connecticut only had 30.
Connecticut heads into a battle against the Sparks. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.