Diggins, Shock down Storm

By The Sports Network
June 15, 2014 - 7:03pm

Tulsa, OK (SportsNetwork.com) - Skylar Diggins scored a career-high 26 points
and the Tulsa Shock defeated the Seattle Storm, 85-79, on Sunday afternoon.

Courtney Paris posted 16 points and 12 rebounds, while Glory Johnson tallied 12 points and 13 boards for the Shock, who have won four straight since beginning the year 0-5.

Tanisha Wright netted 24 points for Seattle, which fell to 5-8 on the season.

Seattle led 77-74 before the Shock closed the game on an 11-2 run. Diggins hit a jumper and recorded a three-point play before Paris converted a pair of layups to give Tulsa an 83-77 advantage with 1:58 left. Odyssey Sims sunk two foul shots to seal the outcome in the final minute.

The Shock, who held a 36-23 rebounding advantage, led 41-39 at the break.