Shock Fall 86-75 Against Connecticut - Game Recap
The Sun got a 24-point performance from Tina Charles, who added 10 rebounds as Connecticut ran past Tulsan 86-75 on Friday at BOK Center.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 166.5.
Asjha Jones had 14 points for Connecticut and Kara Lawson chipped in with 14 points. Kara Lawson had 6 assists for the Sun, while Asjha Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Shock got a 24-point performance from Ivory Latta, who was supported by 10 points from Kayla Pedersen. Kayla Pedersen had 5 assists in a losing cause for Tulsa, while Glory Johnson grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 46-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 41 boards, while Tulsa only had 33.
Next game, Connecticut takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Tulsa, they head home to face Washington.