Sun Fall 69-63 Against Washington - Game Recap
Emma Meesseman scored 22 points and added 13 rebounds for a double-double, leading Washington over Connecticut, 69-63, on Friday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Mystics were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 149.5.
Kia Vaughn had 12 points for Washington and Bria Hartley chipped in with 12 points. Ivory Latta had 7 assists for the Mystics, while Emma Meesseman was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Connecticut got 18 points from Katie Douglas in a losing cause and another 11 points from Alex Bentley. Alex Bentley contributed 4 assists for the Sun, while Alyssa Thomas had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 33-31 at the break.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-25.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.