Ronnie Gonzalez

A'ja Wilson #22 of the Las Vegas Aces smiles while getting interviewed after defeating the Connecticut Sun

The Las Vegas Aces are off to the WNBA Finals after beating Connecticut 66-63 last night!

Game 5 was a hard-fought battle after the Aces trailed Connecticut 45-39 at halftime. However, Las Vegas prevailed by outscoring Connecticut 14-9 in the third quarter. Then, holding them off at 18 points in the fourth quarter.

The Aces are set to play Seattle in a best-of-five series in the finals.

WNBA Finals Schedule on ESPN:

Friday, Oct. 2
Game 1: Seattle at Las Vegas, 7 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN App)

Sunday, Oct. 4
Game 2: Seattle at Las Vegas, 3 p.m. (ABC/ESPN App)Tuesday, Oct. 6
Game 3: Las Vegas at Seattle, 7 p.m. (ESPN/ESPN App)

Thursday, Oct. 8
Game 4*: Las Vegas at Seattle, 7 p.m. (ESPN2/ESPN App)

Sunday, Oct. 11
Game 5*: Seattle at Las Vegas, 3 p.m. (ABC/ESPN App)

Gallery: Las Vegas Aces Advance To The WNBA Finals