Recap - Sun Defeat Seattle 60-58
|Recap - Sun Defeat Seattle 60-58|
The Sun grabbed a 60-58 win over the Storm on Sunday, behind a 13-point effort from Kara Lawson at KeyArena.
Connecticut won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 147.5.
Connecticut got 12 points from Tina Charles and another 11 points from Mistie Mims. Kara Lawson contributed 2 assists, while Mistie Mims cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Seattle got 12 points from Shekinna Stricklen in a losing cause and another 11 points from Camille Little. Tanisha Wright contributed 8 assists for the Storm, while Katie Smith had 8 rebounds.
The Sun hit the break leading 28-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
Seattle had a 33-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Fever. The Storm will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.