Seattle Defeats Washington 79-71 - Recap
|Seattle Defeats Washington 79-71 - Recap|
Seattle got 22 points from Sue Bird en route to a 79-71 victory over Washington on Tuesday at KeyArena.
Seattle won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 10.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 145.5.
Seattle got 20 points from Swin Cash and another 12 points from Camille Little. Tanisha Wright contributed 7 assists, while Tanisha Wright cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Washington got 16 points from Marissa Coleman in a losing cause and another 13 points from Matee Ajavon. Matee Ajavon contributed 7 assists for the Mystics, while Marissa Coleman had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Seattle were victorious, as the score was 43-37 at the break.
Seattle won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-23.
Seattle looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Silver Stars. The Mystics will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.