Shock's Williams nets WNBA-record 51 points

By The Sports Network
September 8, 2013 - 7:03pm
Tulsa's Riquna Williams (No. 1) scored a WNBA-record 51 points Sunday in the Shock's 98-65 road win over the hosting San Antonio Silver Stars. (File photo by Lee Michaelson)

Tulsa's Riquna Williams (No. 1) scored a WNBA-record 51 points Sunday in the Shock's 98-65 road win over the hosting San Antonio Silver Stars. (File photo by Lee Michaelson)

San Antonio, TX (Sports Network) - Riquna Williams netted a WNBA-record 51 points in the Tulsa Shock's 98-65 rout of the San Antonio Silver Stars.

Williams was 17-of-28 from the field and knocked down eight of her 14 attempts from beyond the arc for Tulsa, which moved to 11-21 on the season.

The second-year Miami product, Williams, surpassed the previous mark of 47 points set by the Phoenix Mercury's Diana Taurasi against the Houston Comets on Aug. 10, 2006. The Seattle St