New York vs Connecticut Recap - Sun Win 92-77
|New York vs Connecticut Recap - Sun Win 92-77|
The Sun got a 25-point performance from Tina Charles, who added 11 rebounds as Connecticut ran past New York 92-77 on Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 154.5.
Connecticut got 20 points from Asjha Jones and another 15 points from Renee Montgomery. Renee Montgomery contributed 6 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Liberty got an 18 -point performance from Cappie Pondexter, who was supported by 16 points from Plenette Pierson. Leilani Mitchell had 4 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Plenette Pierson grabbed 5 rebounds.
The Sun hit the break leading 44-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-32.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Silver Stars. The Liberty will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.