Mercury Down San Antonio 90-61 - Match Report
|Mercury Down San Antonio 90-61 - Match Report|
Phoenix cruised to victory on Sunday, running San Antonio out of the gym and running up a 90-61 score at US Airways Center.
The Mercury were an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 159.5.
Candice Dupree had 19 points for Phoenix and Erin Phillips chipped in with 13 points. Diana Taurasi had 8 assists for the Mercury, while Diana Taurasi was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
San Antonio got 11 points from Kayla Alexander in a losing cause and another 10 points from Shenise Johnson. Kayla McBride contributed 4 assists for the Stars, while Jayne Appel had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 52-32 at the break.
Phoenix had a 34-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mystics. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track at Tulsa.