Recap - Sun Defeat Tulsa 78-76
The Sun grabbed a 78-76 win over the Shock on Saturday, behind an 18 -point effort from Katie Douglas at BOK Center.
Connecticut was an underdog by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 163.5.
Chiney Ogwumike had 16 points for Connecticut and Renee Montgomery chipped in with 15 points. Katie Douglas had 4 assists for the Sun, while Alyssa Thomas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Tulsa got 30 points from Skylar Diggins in a losing cause and another 14 points from Odyssey Sims. Skylar Diggins contributed 6 assists for the Shock, while Glory Johnson had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 37-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 40 boards, while Tulsa only had 31.
Connecticut looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Dream. The Shock will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.