Connecticut Defeats Washington 85-73 - Recap
|Connecticut Defeats Washington 85-73 - Recap|
Asjha Jones scored 22 points leading the Sun to an 85-73 victory over Washington at Mohegan Sun Arena on Wednesday.
Connecticut won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 14-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 152.5.
Connecticut got 19 points from Kara Lawson and another 17 points from Tina Charles. Renee Montgomery contributed 6 assists, while Asjha Jones cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Washington got 19 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 12 points from Michelle Snow. Jasmine Thomas contributed 4 assists for the Mystics, while Michelle Snow had 7 rebounds.
The Sun hit the break leading 40-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 31 boards, while Washington only had 29.
Connecticut heads into a battle against the Sky. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.