The Lynx trailed by as many as six points early in the second
half, but used a 12-2 run to take a 50-46 lead with 12:08 left.
Smith scored five points during the spurt, including a
fast-break layup to cap it.
Despite shooting better and outrebounding Minnesota, San Antonio
dropped its first home game. The Silver Stars shot 41 percent
(26-of-64) from the field and grabbed 38 rebounds, while the
Lynx shot 39 percent (28-of-72) had 35 boards.
Center Margo Dydek led San Antonio with 20 points and 12
rebounds, while Jennifer Azzi had 16 points, seven rebounds and
Azzi converted a three-point play with 4:19 left to pull San
Antonio within 63-62, but the Silver Stars went without a basket
the rest of the way.