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Banham, Sun rout Wings – TSN.ca

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rachel Banham scored 16 points to lead five Connecticut players in double figures and the Sun posted an 85-67 victory over the Dallas Wings on Saturday.

Dijonai Carrington scored 14 points, Alyssa Thomas had 13 points, nine rebounds and nine assists and Brionna Jones scored 12 for Connecticut (12-1). Tyasha Harris added 10 points.

The Sun jumped out to a 10-0 lead and never trailed again. The Wings went nearly 4 1/2 minutes without a field goal to end the third quarter, while the Sun extended their lead to 22 points entering the fourth.

Teaira McCowan had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Maddy Siegrist also scored 16 points for the Wings (3-9). Arike Ogunbowale finished with 11 points on 2-of-15 shooting.

Dallas made 1 of 16 (6.3%) from three-point range.

The Wings, who have been without injured forward Satou Sabally and Natasha Howard all season except for the opener, have lost seven straight games.