Maya Moore scores 33 as Lynx edge Sun in OT

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor

MInnesota, MN, United States (4E Sports) – Maya Moore scored 33 to lead the Minnesota Lynx past the Connecticut Sun, 90-87 Sunday at Target Center.

Seimone Augustus finished with 18 points and Lindsay Whalen scored 10 in overtime, including the Lynx’s last eight points as they improved to 2-0.

The Sun forced 11 turnovers and got 11 points from Katie Douglas to lead 51-38 at the break.

They pushed their lead to 16 in the third quarter.

But the Lynx closed the third on a 10-0 run with Maya Moore scoring seven to cut the Sun lead to 62-58.

Maya Moore scored four and Damiris Dantas as the Lynx took a 68-66 lead with just under seven minutes left in the fourth.

Thee Sun made a run of their own and led 78-76 with 6.7 seconds left before Augustus tied it with 2.3 seconds left in regulation.

Rookie Chiney Ogwumike led the Sun (0-2) with 25 points while Katie Douglas added 13.

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