Dolson's big game lifts Sky to 78-68 win over Liberty

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NEW YORK (AP) - Stefanie Dolson scored 23 points and Chicago beat New York 78-68 on Friday night for the Sky's third consecutive win.

Courtney Vandersloot and Kahleah Copper each added 13 points for the Sky (6-12). They had dropped five of six before the current streak.

Chicago was up 53-52 heading into the final quarter before scoring 14 of the first 17 points in the period. Allie Quigley, Vandersloot and Dolson hit 3-pointers during the burst. Dolson's shot capped the run and gave Chicago a 67-55 lead - it's biggest of the game.

New York (8-9) couldn't get within six the rest of the way.

The loss overshadowed a strong game from Tina Charles, who had 21 points and 19 rebounds.

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