Mystics rout punchless Silver Stars 86-64



WASHINGTON (AP) — Crystal Langhorne had 13 points and nine rebounds, and the Washington Mystics held San Antonio without a point for more than nine minutes in the second half to complete a two-game sweep of the Silver Stars with an 86-64 victory on Tuesday night.

Tierra Ruffin-Pratt also scored 13 points and fellow rookie Nadirah McKenith had 11 for the Mystics (8-7), who have won two straight, both against the Silver Stars.

Washington, a winner of four of five games since dropping five straight in June, held San Antonio scoreless for a 9-minute, 26-second span of the second half.

Shenise Johnson and Jia Perkins led the Silver Stars (4-11) with 12 points.