Recap - Shock Defeat Atlanta 84-80
|Recap - Shock Defeat Atlanta 84-80|
Tulsa earned an 84-80 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday, getting 20 points from Roneeka Hodges at Philips Arena.
The Shock were a 12-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 156.5.
Tulsa got 17 points from Temeka Johnson and another 14 points from Ivory Latta. Temeka Johnson contributed 6 assists, while Glory Johnson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Atlanta got 16 points from Erika de Souza in a losing cause and another 14 points from Sancho Lyttle. Lindsey Harding contributed 7 assists for the Dream, while Erika de Souza had 9 rebounds.
Tulsa trailed at halftime, 51-44.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 35 boards, while Tulsa only had 33.
Next game, Tulsa takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Washington.