Indianapolis, Ind. – South Bend native Skylar Diggins-Smith, and the Dallas Wings visit Bankers Life Fieldhouse and the Indiana Fever on Friday, June 8 for a 7 PM ET tip-off.
Coming off a close victory to the Seattle Storm, Dallas (3-3) managed to secure the 94-90 victory on June 2. Diggins-Smith led the Wings with 27 points and seven assists shooting perfect from the free-throw line (7-7). Also adding to the scoring attack was Liz Cambage tallying 25 points and seven rebounds, while Allisha Gray posted 16 points in the win.
The Fever (0-6) will be going up against a strong Dallas squad as they aim to secure their first victory. Indiana fell just short of a win last Saturday, in a tough 87-81, overtime loss to the New York Liberty. Kelsey Mitchell scored with 12.6 seconds to go to put Indiana up 71-69, but Tina Charles knocked down a pair of free-throws with 8 seconds left to force overtime. Charles would finish with 23 points and 10 rebounds to help her team to victory. New York’s rook Kia Nurse led all scorers with a career-high 34 points.
Mitchell would lead Indiana with 26 points and Candice Dupree added 16.
Be sure to catch this matchup on WNBA League Pass.