Sun vs Liberty Final: 83-75 - Recap
|Sun vs Liberty Final: 83-75 - Recap|
Connecticut got 24 points from Alex Bentley en route to a 83-75 victory over New York on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Sun were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +6 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 151.5.
Chiney Ogwumike had 20 points for Connecticut and Katie Douglas chipped in with 14 points. Katie Douglas had 5 assists for the Sun, while Chiney Ogwumike was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
New York got 25 points from Tina Charles in a losing cause and another 8 points from Cappie Pondexter. Tina Charles contributed 6 assists for the Liberty, while Tina Charles had 10 rebounds.
Connecticut led at halftime, 46-26.
New York had a 31-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.