COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) — Tiffany Hayes scored a season-high 31 issues, Courtney Williams had 15 issues and 11 rebounds and the Atlanta Dream beat the Indiana Fever 85-78 on Tuesday evening for trainer Darius Taylor’s first house victory.
Hayes scored 15 issues within the 3rd quarter as Atlanta grew to become a 43-39 halftime deficit right into a 66-61 lead getting into the fourth. Hayes completed 11 of 18 from the sphere, together with five of 6 from 3-point vary.
Indiana can clinch the most productive likelihood at profitable the draft lottery with another loss in its ultimate two video games or a win by means of New York.
Candice Dupree additionally scored 15 issues for Atlanta (8-22). Monique Billings added 11 issues and Elizabeth Williams blocked 5 photographs.
Kelsey Mitchell led 5 starters in double figures with 18 issues for Indiana (6-24). Teaira McCowan had 15 issues and 14 rebounds, Lindsay Allen added 14 issues, Emma Cannon scored 13 and Victoria Vivians 12.
Tiffany Mitchell (left knee) and Jessica Breland (left thumb) didn’t play for Indiana.
Each groups were eradicated from playoff competition
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