Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) - Tamika Catchings led four Indiana players
in double-figures with 21 points, seven rebounds and four steals as the
Indiana Fever defeated the Atlanta Dream, 80-66, on Saturday.
Erin Phillips and Karima Christmas scored 15 points apiece while Briann
January added 13 for the Fever, who have won three of their last four games.
Angel McCoughtry had 17 points and Erika de Souza scored 13 points for the
Dream, who have lost six of seven since winning six straight.
At halftime, the Fever held a 46-37 lead. They led by as many as 12 points in
the third, but McCoughtry's jumper with 3:10 to play in the quarter started a
10-0 run to bring the Dream within two.
January made a layup at the buzzer to give Indiana a 61-57 edge entering the
Atlanta was limited to just nine points on 3-for-14 shooting in the final
period. The Dream's first score in the frame did not occur until Jasmine
Thomas sank a six-footer with 6:21 remaining in regulation.
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