Recap - Fever Defeat Connecticut 72-68
|Recap - Fever Defeat Connecticut 72-68|
Indiana got 21 points from Tamika Catchings en route to a 72-68 victory over Connecticut on Thursday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed the Fever were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 5.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 150.5.
Indiana got 13 points from Briann January and another 12 points from Erlana Larkins. Briann January contributed 3 assists, while Tamika Catchings cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Connecticut got 17 points from Katie Douglas in a losing cause and another 11 points from Chiney Ogwumike. Alex Bentley contributed 5 assists for the Sun, while Chiney Ogwumike had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 30-21 at the break.
Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-27.
Indiana looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Dream. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.