Charlote 76, Minnesota 72
Sting Stave Off Lynx Rally in Win
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 20 (Ticker) -- Allison Feaster scored 17 points and Tammy Sutton-Brown added 16 and seven rebounds as the Charlotte Sting extended their winning streak against the Minnesota Lynx to four games with a 76-72 victory.
Sutton-Brown made a pair of free throws before Andrea Stinson hit a basket with 11:10 to play, giving the Sting their largest lead, 55-36.
But the Lynx battled back. Teresa Edwards put home a layup and 3-pointer during a nine-second span as Minnesota pulled within 74-72 with eight seconds remaining.
But Feaster sank a pair from the line to help Charlotte post just its second victory in six games.
Tamika Williams scored 16 points for Minnesota, which has lost five of its last six games.