ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Tayler Hill scored 10 of her 17 points in the decisive second quarter and the Washington Mystics cruised to a 97-63 win over the Chicago Sky on Sunday.
Kristi Tolliver scored all of her 16 points in the first half, Tianna Hawkins added 15 points and Natasha Cloud scored a season-high 12 points for Washington (8-5).
Ivory Latta hit jumper as time expired in the first quarter, sparking an 18-0 run that gave the Mystics a 46-27 lead with six minutes left in the first half. Washington outscored the Sky 31-7 in the second quarter -- Chicago's lowest-scoring quarter of the season -- and took a 61-34 lead into the break. The Mystics set season bests for points scored in a quarter, fewest points allowed in a quarter and most points scored in a half.
Allie Quigley hit a season-high four 3-pointers and finished with 18 points for Chicago (3-10). The Sky are winless in six home games this season.
Mystics coach Mike Thibault returned to bench after missing Friday's 93-76 loss to Minnesota to attend his father's funeral.
Chelsea Gray hits a pull-up jumper with seconds remaining to give Los Angeles an 85-84 win over Minnesota in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals.
Down by one with seconds left, Chelsea Gray nails a 14-foot jumper to give the Sparks an 85-84 victory over the Lynx in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals.
Minnesota's Maya Moore drains a jumper than steals the ball and makes a layup to caps 12-0 Lynx run that ties L.A. 78-78 late in the fourth quarter.