WNBA Connecticut holds off Washington to force a Game 5 By Sue Favor - October 8, 2019 What a game, what a night: A big third quarter got Washington out of a deficit, and Connecticut barely held them off, 90-86. It was the Sun’s fast start and big finish that got them the win. Connecticut continued the first quarter trend of this series. The Mystics couldn’t complete their rally, and hence, Game 5. WNBA player news: Believe the hype: Courtney Williams feeds off her dad’s energy. College team news: Gonzaga is ahead of schedule but still searching for a leader. Towson welcomes the pressure to compete in the CAA. Pitt aims to be scrappy in coach Lance White’s second year.