Shock
Monarchs
69 - 65 Final
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McWilliams leads Shock past Monarchs 69-65

Jul 20, 2009 - 3:33 AM SACRAMENTO, Calif.(AP) -- Taj McWilliams had 21 points, 12 rebounds, and a clutch basket in the fourth quarter to help the Detroit Shock beat the Sacramento Monarchs 69-65 on Sunday night.

Deanna Nolan and Shavonte Zellous each added 11 points for the Shock (5-8), who have won three of their last four games.

With the game tied at 65 in the fourth quarter, McWilliams grabbed a rebound and scored to give the Shock the lead with 7 seconds left to play. After Kara Braxton blocked Monarchs forward DeMya Walker layup with 4 seconds on the clock, McWilliams sealed it with two free throws.

Nicole Powell scored 12 points and DeMya added 11 points for the Monarchs (3-13), who are riding a five-game losing streak and own the worst record in the WNBA.








  • WNBA
    DETROIT 69
    SACRAMENTO 65 FINAL

    Jul 19 11:15 PM
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    roots
    senorpepr Added 5 roots

    Shock 32, Monarchs 31  HalfJul 19 10:29 PM


  • WNBA
    DETROIT 14
    SACRAMENTO 11 END, 1ST QTR

    Jul 19 9:36 PM