Seattle vs Connecticut Recap - Sun Win 71-59
|Seattle vs Connecticut Recap - Sun Win 71-59|
Connecticut got 18 points from Chiney Ogwumike en route to a 71-59 victory over Seattle on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Connecticut was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 142.5.
Connecticut got 14 points from Allison Hightower and another 13 points from Kelsey Bone. Alex Bentley contributed 5 assists, while Kelsey Griffin cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Seattle got 15 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 9 points from Tanisha Wright. Sue Bird contributed 4 assists for the Storm, while Crystal Langhorne had 7 rebounds.
The Sun hit the break leading 33-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
Connecticut had a 36-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Fever. The Storm will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.