Liberty trounce Sun in season opener

By The Sports Network
May 16, 2014 - 10:06pm

Uncasville, CT ( - Cappie Pondexter scored 17 points to lead
the New York Liberty to a 75-54 win over the Connecticut Sun on Friday in the
season opener for both teams.

Anna Cruz tallied 11 points with nine rebounds and DeLisha Milton-Jones added 10 points in the win.

Chiney Ogwumike, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 draft, paced the Sun with 13 points in the her professional debut.

The Sun actually led 21-20 after the first quarter, but New York seized control over the final three frames to win the contest going away