Sky vs Sun Final: 77-61 - Recap
|Sky vs Sun Final: 77-61 - Recap|
Chicago got 23 points from Epiphanny Prince en route to a 77-61 victory over Connecticut on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sky were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 152.5.
Chicago got 19 points from Elena Delle Donne and another 14 points from Sylvia Fowles. Epiphanny Prince contributed 4 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Sun got a 13-point performance from Allison Hightower, who was supported by 12 points from Kelsey Griffin. Allison Hightower had 2 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Tina Charles grabbed 10 rebounds.
Chicago led at halftime, 42-27.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-36.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lynx. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.