Sun
Lynx
86 - 80 Final
  for this game

Sun down Lynx

Jul 8, 2012 - 2:39 AM Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Kara Lawson had 22 points and 10 rebounds on Saturday, helping the Connecticut Sun to an 86-80 victory over the Minnesota Lynx.

Tina Charles added 19 points and 15 boards while Asjha Jones scored 16 and pulled down 11 rebounds for the Sun, who improved to 12-4 on the season.

The Lynx were paced by Maya Moore's 19 points. Taj McWilliams-Franklin scored 15 and Seimone Augustus had 14 in the setback.

Connecticut held a 41-38 lead at the half, then used a dominant third quarter to establish a comfortable and decisive advantage.

Lawson led the charge with a balanced effort, pouring in 10 third quarter points on a pair of three-pointers and a 4-of-4 effort from the charity stripe.

The Sun built their advantage to 16 in the quarter and never trailed in the fourth.








  • CONNECTICUT: 86
    MINNESOTA: 80
    Final

    Jul 7 10:01 PM
  • 92
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 92 roots (Close Finish)

    Sun 78, Lynx 74  4th - 1:43Jul 7 9:48 PM


  • CONNECTICUT: 0
    MINNESOTA: 0
    1st Quarter - 10:00

    Jul 7 8:10 PM