Last-Second Shot Pushes Lynx Past Indiana 80-77
Indianapolis, IN (Learfield Sports) -- Maya Moore hit a three-pointer as the buzzer sounded to give Minnesota an 80-77 win over Indiana in game three of the W-N-B-A Finals.
The Lynx will take a two-games-to-one edge into tomorrow night's contest. Moore took the inbounds pass with one-point-seven seconds on the clock, stepped to her right and hit the game winner. She finished with 24 points. Referees had to check to make sure she got the shot off before that buzzer sounded.
Indiana had a 77-74 lead with two minutes left, but Renee Montgomery hit a three-pointer to tie, then Moore made her dramatic shot. She scored 12 of her 24 points in the fourth period after sitting out much of the game in foul trouble.