UNCASVILLE, Conn. - Earlier this month, Connecticut became the first WNBA team to have all five starters named to the All-Star team. On Sunday, it was the Sun reserves that got most of the attention.
Connecticut's backups outscored their counterparts 42-13 with Asjha Jones leading the way. Jones, the first player off the bench, matched her career-high with 22 points and had eight rebounds to lead the Sun to a 72-65 win over the San Antonio Silver Stars.
"Our bench was really, really good," Sun coach Mike Thibault said. "I cant say enough about them being ready to play and doing the right things."
With his five starters struggling offensively, Thibault turned to …