Tulsa vs Los Angeles Wrap - Tulsa Wins 77-75
|Tulsa vs Los Angeles Wrap - Tulsa Wins 77-75|
Tiffany Jackson scored 20 points and chipped in with 11 rebounds for Tulsa on Friday, leading the Shock to a 77-75 victory over Los Angeles at STAPLES Center.
The Shock were a 12.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 149.5.
Tulsa got 18 points from Ivory Latta and another 17 points from Sheryl Swoopes. Amber Holt contributed 7 assists, while Tiffany Jackson cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 24 points from DeLisha Milton-Jones in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tina Thompson. Ticha Penicheiro contributed 10 assists for the Sparks, while DeLisha Milton-Jones had 8 rebounds.
Tulsa led at halftime, 40-39.
The rebound battle favored Tulsa as they grabbed 33 boards, while Los Angeles only had 27.
Tulsa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sun. The Sparks will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.