Stars 84

(4-10, 2-6 away)

Sun 86

(4-9, 3-5 home)

    5:00 PM ET, July 14, 2013

    Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, CT

    1 2 3 4 T
    SA 12 20 25 2784
    CONN 20 14 23 2986

    Top Performers

    San Antonio: J. Perkins 23 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Connecticut: A. Hightower 23 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Tina Charles' double-double helps Sun surge past Silver Stars

    Associated Press

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- Tina Charles had 20 points and 10 rebounds while Allison Hightower scored 23 points to help the Connecticut Sun rally in the fourth quarter to beat the San Antonio Silver Stars 86-84 Sunday.

    Hightower had 23 points and five rebounds for the Sun (4-9), who had lost six of their last seven games prior to Sunday.

    Kara Lawson, playing her second game since returning from a knee injury, came off the bench and had 14 points and six assists for Connecticut.

    Jia Perkins had 23 points and seven rebounds for the Silver Stars (4-10) and Danielle Robinson added 10 points and eight assists.

    Connecticut fell behind 67-59 with over seven minutes left in the game before going on a 17-4 run. Hightower concluded the run with a 3-pointer to push the Sun ahead 76-71 with over four minutes remaining.

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