Seattle outlasts Phoenix in marathon
|Seattle outlasts Phoenix in marathon|
The first-place Seattle Storm closed out a hard-fought 111-107 win over the Phoenix Mercury in triple OT Wednesday afternoon.
Seattle covered the 2.5-point spread, and the combined score sailed OVER the posted total of 178 set by oddsmakers.
Lauren Jackson led Seattle with 31 points and 18 rebounds for a double-double, while Tanisha Wright added 20 points in the win.
Diana Taurasi poured in a game-high 44 points in a losing effort for Phoenix.