Loyd, Langhorne lead Storm past Mystics

(TSX / STATS) -- Jewell Loyd scored 26 points and Crystal Langhorne had 17 as the Seattle Storm pulled away from the Washington Mystics for an 81-71 win on Sunday in Seattle.

Loyd and Washington's Elena Delle Donne entered the day as the top two scorers in the WNBA.

Loyd, the No. 1 selection in the 2015 WNBA Draft, kept up her prolific pace by making 10 of 14 shots from the field and all three of her 3-point attempts. She dazzled in the first half with 17 points and keyed a 10-0 run closing the third quarter that put the Storm up 69-54.