Washington vs Connecticut Wrap - Connecticut Wins 89-73
|Washington vs Connecticut Wrap - Connecticut Wins 89-73|
Tina Charles scored 18 points leading the Sun to an 89-73 victory over Washington at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 147.5.
Renee Montgomery had 15 points for Connecticut and Asjha Jones chipped in with 14 points. Kara Lawson had 4 assists for the Sun, while Asjha Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Washington got 16 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 16 points from Nicky Anosike. Kelly Miller contributed 4 assists for the Mystics, while Nicky Anosike had 7 rebounds.
Connecticut led at halftime, 45-39.
Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-23.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sky. The Mystics will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.