7:00 PM ET, September 29, 2012
Prudential Center, Newark, NJ
NEWARK, N.J. -- Kara Lawson didn't get discouraged after missing some 3-point shots she felt she should have made. She knew she would hit some if she kept shooting.Tina Charles had 25 points and 14 rebounds and Lawson scored 15 points -- all on 3s, including two late in the fourth quarter -- as the Connecticut Sun closed with a 14-0 run to beat the New York Liberty 75-62 on Saturday night to advance to the Eastern Conference finals.
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