Nolan, Ford help Shock edge Libery in overtimeJul 18, 2007 - 7:00 PM AUBURN HILLS, Michigan (Ticker) -- Deanna Nolan scored 21 points and Cheryl Ford had 19 and a season high-tying 18 rebounds as the Detroit Shock held off the New York Liberty, 87-82, in overtime on Wednesday afternoon.
Swin Cash added 19 points for the Shock (15-5), who outscored the Liberty, 17-12, in the extra period to secure the victory.
Nolan shot 8-of-19 from the field, including 3-of-5 on 3-pointers, and Ford was 7-of-17 from the floor for Detroit, which shot 43 percent (30-of-70) and outrebounded New York, 38-33.
Janel McCarville and Ashley Battle scored 19 points apiece for the Liberty (10-10), who shot 45 percent (31-of-69).
NEW YORK 82
DETROIT 87 FINAL IN 1ST OT
Jul 18 2:25 PM
NEW YORK 70
DETROIT 70 END OF 4TH QTR GOING INTO OVERTIME
Jul 18 2:08 PM
NEW YORK 52
DETROIT 51 END, 3RD QTR
Jul 18 1:34 PM
NEW YORK 39
DETROIT 33 HALFTIME
Jul 18 12:56 PM
NEW YORK 17
DETROIT 14 END, 1ST QTR
Jul 18 12:26 PM
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