Cambage Leads Shock To Upset Road Victory Over Lynx
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -
Liz Cambage had 27 points and eight rebounds to lead the Tulsa Shock to an 83-77 win over the Minnesota Lynx on Friday night.
Nicole Powell, Angel Goodrich, Candice Wiggins and Skylar Diggins each added 11 points for the Shock (8-17), who ended a three-game losing streak and beat Minnesota for the first time in the last 15 meetings.
Seimone Augustus scored a season-high 29 points for the Lynx (17-6), who have lost three in a row.
Cambage scored five points during a 14-0 run that put the Shock up 60-48 midway through the third quarter, their largest lead of the game. Minnesota went on a 7-0 run to pull to 74-69 with 4 minutes left, but the Lynx got no closer until 18.5 seconds remained.
Tulsa leading scorer Glory Jackson sat out with a concussion, while Minnesota played without leading rebounder Rebekkah Brunson, who has a right knee injury.
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