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Associated Press, Published August 11 2013

Sky slip past Lynx in overtime

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Elena Delle Donne forced overtime with a clutch 3-pointer and had a career-high 32 points to lead the Chicago Sky to a 94-86 victory over Minnesota on Sunday.

Delle Donne added five points in the extra period for East-leading Chicago (15-7) while Sylvia Fowles added 31, including six in the extra session.

Seimone Augustus led a balanced Lynx attack with 26 points, Maya Moore had 19 while Lindsay Whalen and Rebekkah Brunson had 16 and 14 points, respectively.

Minnesota 17 24 26 12 7 – 86

Chicago 12 28 19 20 15 – 94

MINNESOTA (86): M.Moore 7-15 3-3 19, Brunson 5-9 4-4 14, Peters 1-6 2-2 4, Augustus 10-19 4-4 26, Whalen 6-16 4-4 16, Wright 2-7 0-0 4, Rodgers 1-1 0-0 3, Harris 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 32-74 17-17 86.

CHICAGO (94): Cash 3-7 2-2 8, Delle Donne 9-15 10-10 32, Fowles 10-13 11-11 31, Prince 3-16 3-4 10, Vandersloot 3-11 5-6 13, Young 0-0 0-0 0, Warley 0-0 0-0 0, Murphy 0-2 0-0 0, Quigley 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 28-64 31-33 94.

3-Point Goals: Minnesota 5-14 (Augustus 2-4, M.Moore 2-6, Rodgers 1-1, Whalen 0-1, Wright 0-2), Chicago 7-15 (Delle Donne 4-5, Vandersloot 2-6, Prince 1-2, Cash 0-1, Murphy 0-1). Fouled Out: Brunson. Rebounds: Minnesota 41 (Whalen 10), Chicago 39 (Fowles 9). Assists: Minnesota 24 (Augustus, Whalen 6), Chicago 19 (Vandersloot 9). Total Fouls: Minnesota 25, Chicago 18. Technicals: Augustus, Minnesota defensive three second, Minnesota Bench 2, Chicago defensive three second. A: 6,297 (7,000).