Connecticut Sun vs Indiana Fever Wrap - Connecticut Wins 88-71
|Connecticut Sun vs Indiana Fever Wrap - Connecticut Wins 88-71|
Alex Bentley scored 21 points leading the Sun to a 88-71 victory over Indiana at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the Sun were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 143.
Katie Douglas had 15 points for Connecticut and Chiney Ogwumike chipped in with 12 points. Allison Hightower had 5 assists for the Sun, while Kelsey Griffin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
The Fever got a 14-point performance from Natasha Howard, who was supported by 10 points from Lynetta Kizer. Erlana Larkins had 6 assists in a losing cause for Indiana, while Erlana Larkins grabbed 7 rebounds.
Connecticut led at halftime, 45-35.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 25 boards, while Connecticut only had 23
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mercury. The Fever will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Seattle.