Recap - Fever Defeat Connecticut 87-71
|Recap - Fever Defeat Connecticut 87-71|
Indiana got 22 points and 13 rebounds from Tamika Catchings en route to an 87-71 victory over Connecticut on Thursday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Indiana was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 145.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Indiana got 15 points from Erin Phillips and another 14 points from Jeanette Pohlen. Tamika Catchings contributed 4 assists, while Tamika Catchings cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Connecticut got 18 points from Tina Charles in a losing cause and another 16 points from Kara Lawson. Kara Lawson contributed 4 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles had 10 rebounds.
The Fever hit the break leading 43-24 before taking care of business in the second half.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-28.