Liberty Down Connecticut 71-66 - Match Report
New York earned a 71-66 victory over Connecticut on Friday, getting 15 points from Tina Charles at Madison Square Garden.
New York was the ATS victor, as they covered the -4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 149.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ta'shauna Rodgers had 12 points for New York and Avery Warley chipped in with 11 points. Anna Cruz had 5 assists for the Liberty, while Tina Charles was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The Sun got a 26-point performance from Katie Douglas, who was supported by 9 points from Alex Bentley. Alex Bentley had 2 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Kayla Pedersen grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 33-25 at the break.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-30.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Indiana looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head home to face Washington.