Chicago vs Connecticut Recap - Sun Win 69-58
|Chicago vs Connecticut Recap - Sun Win 69-58|
Connecticut got 16 points from Tina Charles en route to a 69-58 victory over Chicago on Tuesday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sun were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 6.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 149.5.
Connecticut got 14 points from Kara Lawson and another 12 points from Asjha Jones. Tan White contributed 4 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Chicago got 19 points from Sylvia Fowles in a losing cause and another 18 points from Eshaya Murphy. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 3 assists for the Sky, while Tamera Young had 15 rebounds.
The Sun hit the break leading 39-28 before taking care of business in the second half.
Connecticut had a 41-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Connecticut heads into a battle against the Silver Stars. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.