Sun Down Chicago 80-78 - Match Report
|Sun Down Chicago 80-78 - Match Report|
Connecticut got 25 points and 13 rebounds from Tina Charles en route to an 80-78 victory over Chicago on Friday at Allstate Arena.
Connecticut did not, however, defeat the Sky against the spread, which closed at 4.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 150.5.
Mistie Mims had 19 points for Connecticut and Renee Montgomery chipped in with 15 points. Renee Montgomery had 4 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Sky got a 22-point performance from Courtney Vandersloot, who was supported by 20 points from Sylvia Fowles. Courtney Vandersloot had 8 assists in a losing cause for Chicago, while Sylvia Fowles grabbed 10 rebounds.
Connecticut trailed at halftime, 35-26.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 44 boards, while Chicago only had 37.
Connecticut heads into a battle against the Liberty. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.