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Liberty's Essence Carson, left, passes the ball past Connecticut Sun's Allison Hightower, right, during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

Liberty vs. Sun

The Liberty lost their 2013 season opener against the Connecticut Sun, 81-69, Saturday at the Mohegan Sun Arena.

Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer reacts during the
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Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer reacts during the second half. (May 25, 2013)

Connecticut Sun's Tina Charles, left, and Liberty's Alex
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Connecticut Sun's Tina Charles, left, and Liberty's Alex Montgomery, right, fight for possession of the ball during the second half. (May 25, 2013)

Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer, right, speaks with
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Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer, right, speaks with official Lamont Simpson, left, during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

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Connecticut Sun's Kara Lawson, left, shoots over Liberty's
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Connecticut Sun's Kara Lawson, left, shoots over Liberty's Kelsey Bone, right, during the second half on May 25, 2013.

Connecticut Sun head coach Anne Donovan, left, shakes
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Connecticut Sun head coach Anne Donovan, left, shakes hands with Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer, right, at the end of the game. (May 25, 2013)

Liberty's Kara Braxton, left, and Connecticut Sun's Tina
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Liberty's Kara Braxton, left, and Connecticut Sun's Tina Charles watch a loose ball during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

Connecticut Sun head coach Anne Donovan gestures during
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Connecticut Sun head coach Anne Donovan gestures during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer calls to his
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Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer calls to his team during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

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Connecticut Sun's Kelsey Griffin, left, fouls Liberty's Cappie
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Connecticut Sun's Kelsey Griffin, left, fouls Liberty's Cappie Pondexter, right, during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

Connecticut Sun's Mistie Bass, right, strips the ball
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Connecticut Sun's Mistie Bass, right, strips the ball from Liberty's Kelsey Bone, left, during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

Liberty's Essence Carson, left, passes the ball past
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Liberty's Essence Carson, left, passes the ball past Connecticut Sun's Allison Hightower, right, during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer, right, speaks with
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Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer, right, speaks with official Lamont Simpson, left, during the first half. (May 25, 2013)

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