Indiana 62, San Antonio 53
Catchings, Fever Top Silver Stars to Remain Unbeaten
SAN ANTONIO, May 23 (Ticker) -- The San Antonio Silver Stars had no answers for All-Star Tamika Catchings.
Catchings had 23 points and nine rebounds and Tamika Whitmore scored 16 points as the Indiana Fever remained unbeaten with a 62-53 victory over the Silver Stars.
Catchings' layup with 13 seconds left in the third period extended the lead to 44-31. Indiana cruised thereafter.
Anna DeForge scored nine points and Ebony Hoffman grabbed nine rebounds for the Fever, who shot 39 percent (23-of-59) and forced 21 turnovers.
Rookie forward Sophia Young collected 12 points, 10 rebounds and two steals for San Antonio, which shot 34 percent (21-of-61).