Stars Fall 89-79 Against Connecticut - Game Recap
Chiney Ogwumike scored 24 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, leading Connecticut over San Antonio, 89-79, on Friday at AT&T Center.
The Sun were a +5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 156.
Connecticut got 18 points from Alyssa Thomas and another 18 points from Alex Bentley. Alex Bentley contributed 5 assists, while Chiney Ogwumike cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Stars got a 27-point performance from Kayla McBride, who was supported by 10 points from Danielle Adams. Danielle Robinson had 7 assists in a losing cause for San Antonio, while Sophia Young grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 43-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 36 boards, while San Antonio only had 32
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sparks. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.