Liberty hold off Mystics

By The Sports Network
September 16, 2012 - 8:03pm

Washington, DC (Sports Network) - Cappie Pondexter scored 30 points, grabbed
11 rebounds and dished out five assists, paving the way Sunday for a New York
Liberty victory over the Washington Mystics, 75-68, at Verizon Center.

Nicole Powell chipped in 18 points and nine boards, while Essence Carson contributed 15 points, as the Liberty won for the third time in as many games.

The Mystics -- already eliminated from the league's playoff picture -- had four players score in double figures, led by Jasmine Thomas' 16 points. Ashley Robinson added a team-high 10 boards for Washington, which has lost 11 in a row.

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