Connecticut Sun vs Washington Mystics Recap - Mystics Win 71-67
|Connecticut Sun vs Washington Mystics Recap - Mystics Win 71-67|
Emma Meesseman scored 16 points leading the Mystics to a 71-67 victory over Connecticut at Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday.
Washington was a favorite by -5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 145.5.
Ivory Latta had 16 points for Washington and Bria Hartley chipped in with 13 points. Emma Meesseman had 3 assists for the Mystics, while Monique Currie was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Sun got a 16-point performance from Alex Bentley, who was supported by 13 points from Alyssa Thomas. Kelsey Bone had 3 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Chiney Ogwumike grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Mystics hit the break winning 34-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-26.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head home to face Atlanta.