Detroit 66, Connecticut 50
Shock's Second-Half Outburst Sacks Sun
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 8 (Ticker) -- Swin Cash scored 13 points and the Detroit Shock held the Connecticut Sun without a basket for over 11 minutes in the second half en route to a 66-50 victory.
Deanna Nolan had six points in the surge and Kendra Holland-Corn added five for Detroit, which has won all three meetings from Connecticut this season.
The Sun, who rallied from a pair of 16-point deficits in the second half of Sunday's win over New York, missed 17 straight shots before Shannon Johnson made a layup with 5:24 remaining. They shot 26 percent (19-of-72) and missed 26 of their first 30 shots in the second half.
Cheryl Ford added 11 points for the Shock, who shot 39 percent (22-of-56) and avoided their third straight loss.
Nykesha Sales had 15 points for Connecticut, which had a season-high three-game winning streak stopped.