Sun vs Fever Final: 89-81 - Recap
The Sun grabbed an 89-81 win over the Fever on Friday, behind an 18 -point effort from Kara Lawson at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 162.5.
Connecticut got 12 points from Asjha Jones and another 12 points from Tina Charles. Danielle McCray contributed 3 assists, while Tina Charles cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Fever got a 31-point performance from Tamika Catchings, who was supported by 23 points from Katie Douglas. Briann January had 6 assists in a losing cause for Indiana, while Tamika Catchings grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 47-41 at the break.
Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-33.
Connecticut heads into a battle against the Dream. Indiana, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.