Indiana vs Phoenix Wrap - Indiana Wins 85-72
|Indiana vs Phoenix Wrap - Indiana Wins 85-72|
Briann January scored 22 points leading the Fever to an 85-72 victory over Phoenix at US Airways Center on Saturday.
Indiana won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 158.5.
Indiana got 16 points from Katie Douglas and another 12 points from Tamika Catchings. Tamika Catchings contributed 6 assists, while Katie Douglas cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Phoenix got 19 points from Diana Taurasi in a losing cause and another 14 points from DeWanna Bonner. DeWanna Bonner contributed 3 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner had 9 rebounds.
Indiana led at halftime, 35-31.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.
Indiana looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mystics. The Mercury will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.