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Associated Press, Published June 23 2013

Moore, Augustus each score 22 points as Lynx edge Shock

MINNEAPOLIS – Maya Moore and Seimone Augustus both scored 22 points and the Minnesota Lynx rebounded from their worst performance of the season to beat the Tulsa Shock 88-79 on Sunday night.

Lindsay Whalen had 19 points and nine assists for Minnesota (6-2), which has won four of five. Rebekkah Brunson had 11 points and 11 rebounds.

Glory Johnson scored 24 points to lead Tulsa (3-8), which lost for the first time in three games. Candice Wiggins had 14.

In a 28-point loss on Friday at Los Angeles, Augustus, Moore, Whalen and Brunson combined for just 11 points on 5 of 22 shooting.

Tulsa 22 18 15 24 – 79

Minnesota 22 27 20 19 – 88

TULSA (79): Powell 4-9 0-0 11, Lacy 1-4 0-0 2, Johnson 9-15 6-7 24, Wiggins 5-8 1-4 14, Diggins 2-8 4-5 9, Williams 3-9 0-0 7, Goodrich 0-1 0-0 0, Hodges 1-5 0-0 3, Paris 4-10 1-1 9. Totals 29-69 12-17 79.

MINNESOTA (88): M.Moore 7-12 5-5 22, Brunson 5-10 1-3 11, McCarville 4-4 0-0 8, Augustus 9-13 4-4 22, Whalen 4-6 11-14 19, Wright 3-9 0-0 6, Harris 0-0 0-0 0, Peters 0-4 0-0 0, L.Moore 0-0 0-0 0, Jarry 0-1 0-0 0, Rodgers 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 32-60 21-26 88.

3-Point Goals: Tulsa 9-28 (Wiggins 3-5, Powell 3-7, Diggins 1-4, Hodges 1-5, Williams 1-5, Lacy 0-2), Minnesota 3-8 (M.Moore 3-6, Augustus 0-1, Wright 0-1). Fouled Out: None. Rebounds: Tulsa 37 (Johnson 8), Minnesota 41 (Brunson 11). Assists: Tulsa 24 (Diggins 11), Minnesota 22 (Whalen 9). Total Fouls: Tulsa 21, Minnesota 12. Technicals: Minnesota defensive three second. A: 8,423 (9,181).