San Antonio Falls 86-84 to Sun - Recap
Connecticut got 23 points from Allison Hightower en route to an 86-84 victory over San Antonio on Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Connecticut won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 156.5.
Connecticut got 20 points from Tina Charles and another 14 points from Kara Lawson. Kara Lawson contributed 6 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
San Antonio got 23 points from Jia Perkins in a losing cause and another 14 points from Danielle Adams. Danielle Robinson contributed 8 assists for the Silver Stars, while Jayne Appel had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 34-32 at the break.
San Antonio had a 36-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Shock. The Silver Stars will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.