Lynx Move Back Into First Place With Win Over Fever 31 Aug 17

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 18 points, Sylvia Fowles had 12 points and 13 rebounds for her 19th double-double, and the Lynx beat the Indiana Fever 80-69 on Wednesday night.

Minnesota won its 25th game for the sixth time in seven years and moved a game in front of Los Angeles for the No. 1 seed in the playoffs.

Seimone Augustus added 14 points for the Lynx, which beat Indiana by a WNBA record 59 points when the two teams met on Aug. 18.

The Lynx blew the game open with a 19-5 run to open the fourth quarter.

Erica Wheeler scored 17 points for Indiana, and Candice Dupree had 15 points and 10 rebounds.

The have two games left and will face Chicago on Friday night.