Washington Falls 78-73 to Fever - Recap
Tamika Catchings scored 22 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Indiana over Washington, 78-73, on Thursday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of -5, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting OVER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an OVER play.
Indiana got 15 points from Briann January and another 10 points from Shavonte Zellous. Karima Christmas contributed 2 assists, while Erlana Larkins cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Mystics got a 22-point performance from Ivory Latta, who was supported by 11 points from Emma Meesseman. Ivory Latta had 5 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Kia Vaughn grabbed 8 rebounds.
Indiana trailed at halftime, 36-30.
Indiana had a 36-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.