Minnesota Defeats Connecticut 90-87 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Connecticut 90-87 - Recap|
The Sun were burned for 33 points by Maya Moore on Sunday as the Lynx picked up a 90-87 win at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Lynx were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 14.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 151.5.
Minnesota got 18 points from Seimone Augustus and another 17 points from Lindsay Whalen. Lindsay Whalen contributed 4 assists, while Maya Moore cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Connecticut got 25 points from Chiney Ogwumike in a losing cause and another 13 points from Katie Douglas. Allison Hightower contributed 4 assists for the Sun, while Chiney Ogwumike had 10 rebounds.
The Lynx hit the break trailing 51-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-32.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Tulsa looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head on the road to face Chicago.