Sun take down Mystics to even the series

After Elena Delle Donne went out with back spasms, the Sun took a 99-87 win over the Mystics to even the series. Jonquel Jones had 32 points and 18 rebounds for Connecticut.

The Sun quieted the masses with the victory, and Jones lead the way.

The game changed for Washington the minute Delle Donne left the game.

Delle Donne’s injury caused the Mystics anxiety.

WNBA player news:

Zen Master Kristi Toliver has been at the Finals before.

LaToya Sanders is a master at packing.

Alanna Smith is recovering from injury and playing in the Korean League this winter.

NCAA news:

A digital media tour will highlight the start of the season.

College team news:

All eyes are on South Carolina’s new freshmen.

Texas is gearing up for a new season, and they’re ready to flip the script on last year’s disappointing finish.

Oklahoma hopes their Team USA experience pays off this season. And they are ready for redemption.

Maine has their eyes on another Big East crown.

Three storylines to watch at Ball State.

UAlbany is confident heading into the season.

How Big East commissioner Val Ackerman defied the odds and brought UConn home.

College player news:

A productive offseason has Mardrekia Cook ready to soar for Michigan State.

College coach news:

C Vivian Stringer will receive the John Wooden Legends of Coaching Award next spring.

Dawn Staley has a team full of talent. Now comes the hard part.

Yolett McPhee-McCuin is ready to put down roots on her Ole Miss rebuild.

Courtney Banghart’s comments after North Carolina opened practice.

Kellie Jollie Harper is savoring her return to her alma mater.

International news:

Japan looks ahead after winning a fourth straight FIBA Asia Cup title.