Sun vs Shock Final: 88-69 - Recap
|Sun vs Shock Final: 88-69 - Recap|
Connecticut got 18 points from Allison Hightower en route to an 88-69 victory over Tulsa on Tuesday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Connecticut was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 150.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Connecticut got 17 points from Tina Charles and another 15 points from Iziane Castro Marques. Sydney Carter contributed 8 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Shock got a 23-point performance from Riquna Williams, who was supported by 10 points from Nicole Powell. Skylar Diggins had 3 assists in a losing cause for Tulsa, while Glory Johnson grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 43-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 38 boards, while Tulsa only had 35.
Next game, Connecticut takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Tulsa, they head home to face Los Angeles.