Recap - Mystics Defeat New York 70-52
|Recap - Mystics Defeat New York 70-52|
The Mystics grabbed a 70-52 win over the Liberty on Sunday, behind a 16-point effort from Tayler Hill at Verizon Center.
Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 144.5.
Washington got 12 points from Ivory Latta and another 10 points from Kia Vaughn. Emma Meesseman contributed 3 assists, while Kia Vaughn cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
New York got 11 points from Kelsey Bone in a losing cause and another 10 points from Toni Young. Plenette Pierson contributed 4 assists for the Liberty, while Plenette Pierson had 11 rebounds.
The Mystics hit the break leading 33-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 47 boards, while Washington only had 44.