Connecticut Sun 97, New York Liberty 55: Tina Charles, Sun Burn Liberty

Tina Charles scored 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds and the Connecticut Sun (7-2) burned the New York Liberty (3-7), 97-55, on Friday evening at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.

  • Live
2 Total Updates since June 15, 2012
  • Updates 1
  • Articles 1
  • All Updates 2

Connecticut Sun Vs. New York Liberty Final Score: Sun Burn Liberty, 97-55

The Connecticut Sun bounced back from their recent loss in a big way, beating the New York Liberty by a score of 97-55 Friday night. The Sun took a 30-14 lead in the first quarter and never looked back. With the win Connecticut improves to 7-2 and remains near the top of the Eastern Conference standings, sitting just behind the 7-1 Chicago Sky.

Tina Charles led things for the Sun, scoring 20 points while collecting eight rebounds and providing two assists. Renee Montgomery also had a productive night, shooting 5-7 on field goals and scoring 14 points. Both Charles and Montgomery were 4-4 on free throws. The team's 50.7% field goal shooting was a huge step up from the 33.3% they managed in their loss to the Las Vegas Sparks, and their 4-9 in three pointers was another big improvement, having managed only 5-20 in the previous game. The Sun next play the Atlanta Dream on Sunday.

Stick with SB Nation Boston for news, scores and more on the Connecticut Sun. For all things WNBA, head over to Swish Appeal.

Continue

Connecticut Sun Vs. New York Liberty: Sun Look To Rebound Against Liberty

Tina Charles and the Connecticut Sun (6-2) take on Cappie Pondexter and the New York Liberty (3-6) in a rematch of the regular season opener at 7:00 p.m. ET on Friday evening at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Continue
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.