Recap - Sun Defeat New York 68-59
Connecticut earned a 68-59 victory over New York on Friday, getting 15 points from Tina Charles at Prudential Center.
Connecticut was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 156.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Connecticut got 14 points from Asjha Jones and another 12 points from Renee Montgomery. Renee Montgomery contributed 4 assists, while Asjha Jones cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Liberty got a 15-point performance from Kia Vaughn, who was supported by 13 points from Nicole Powell. Leilani Mitchell had 4 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Kia Vaughn grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 34-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 35 boards, while Connecticut only had 31.
Next game, Connecticut takes its act home to face Indiana looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Tulsa.