Chicago Defeats Connecticut 78-68 - Recap
Chicago got 21 points from Elena Delle Donne en route to a 78-68 victory over Connecticut on Wednesday at Allstate Arena.
The Sky were a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 147.5.
Chicago got 18 points from Courtney Vandersloot and another 14 points from Jessica Breland. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 7 assists, while Jessica Breland cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
The Sun got an 18 -point performance from Chiney Ogwumike, who was supported by 14 points from Katie Douglas. Katie Douglas had 3 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Kelsey Griffin grabbed 11 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 45-26.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 35 boards, while Connecticut only had 29.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Dream. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track vs Seattle.