Sun cruise past Liberty

By The Sports Network
August 3, 2013 - 7:03pm

Newark, NJ (Sports Network) - Tina Charles scored 21 points and pulled down 14
rebounds as the Connecticut Sun cruised to an 88-66 victory over the New York
Liberty on Saturday night.

Renee Montgomery scored eight of her 18 points in a decisive third quarter for the Sun, who have won two in a row since a three-game skid. Kelsey Griffin and Allison Hightower added 16 and 13 points, respectively.

Connecticut, which trailed 34-33 at the half, outscored New York by a 27-14 margin in the third period.

Kara Braxton ended with 18 points for the Liberty, who received 17 points apiece from Plenette Pierson and Cappie Pondexter.