Coleman, Fever edge Mystics
Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - Marissa Coleman's game-high 20 points led the Indiana Fever to a 64-61 victory over the Washington Mystics.
Erlana Larkins supplied 13 points, nine rebounds, five assists and three steals for the Fever, who have won four in a row after starting the season with three straight losses.
Bria Hartley and Ivory Latta scored 16 and 12 points, respectively, for Washington, which entered the game with three consecutive victories.
The Mystics jumped out to an early 18-7 after the first and went into the half with a 35-26 advantage.
Maggie Lucas' trey with 3:26 left in the third quarter put the Fever ahead 43-41 and Indiana outscored Washington 12-3 over the final 3 1/3 minutes for a 50-44 advantage heading into the fourth.
Washington got within one on Hartley's driving layup with 10.9 seconds remaining, but Coleman drained two free throws to seal the win for Indiana.
06/06 21:45:52 ET