Stars Down New York 87-75 - Match Report
|Stars Down New York 87-75 - Match Report|
The Stars grabbed a 87-75 win over the Liberty on Thursday, behind a 18-point effort from Sophia Young at Madison Square Garden.
The Stars were a +3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 146.5.
Jia Perkins had 17 points for San Antonio and Danielle Adams chipped in with 14 points. Danielle Robinson had 8 assists for the Stars, while Jayne Appel was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
New York got 11 points from Tina Charles in a losing cause and another 9 points from Alex Montgomery. Plenette Pierson contributed 4 assists for the Liberty, while Tina Charles had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 47-46 at the break.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.
Next game, San Antonio takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Washington.