Tulsa vs Phoenix Recap - Mercury Win 70-67
|Tulsa vs Phoenix Recap - Mercury Win 70-67|
Phoenix got 23 points from Diana Taurasi en route to a 70-67 victory over Tulsa on Friday at US Airways Center.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 3 number at most sportsbooks. The game proved to be a winner for UNDER bettors based on the closing total of 160.5.
Candice Dupree had 20 points for Phoenix and Briana Gilbreath chipped in with 11 points. Diana Taurasi had 4 assists for the Mercury, while Candice Dupree was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Shock got a 19-point performance from Elizabeth Cambage, who was supported by 12 points from Skylar Diggins. Angel Goodrich had 4 assists in a losing cause for Tulsa, while Candice Wiggins grabbed 6 rebounds.
The Mercury hit the break leading 40-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-25.