FORT WAYNE, IN (April 13, 2014) –The Fort Wayne Mad Ants presented by Lutheran Health Network have advanced to the semi-finals of the NBA Development League Playoffs with a 115-93 win over the Reno Bighorns tonight in Fort Wayne. Tony Mitchell led the Mad Ants in scoring with 21 points.
The Bighorns outscored the Mad Ants in the first quarter 24-20. K.C. Rivers scored 9 points in the period for the Bighorns. The Ants battled back in the second quarter, outscoring the Bighorns by eight points to take a 50-46 lead heading into halftime. Bryan Davis led the charge for Reno in the third quarter as he scored 10 points in the period but the Mad Ants were able to maintain a three-point lead going into the fourth quarter. In the fourth quarter Will Frisby took over the game, scoring 17 of his 20 points within the period. Tony Mitchell also scored 12 points to help the Ants pull off their 115-93 win.
The Bighorns were led in scoring by Trent Lockett with 20 points. K.C. Rivers and Ra’shad James each scored 15 points.
For the Mad Ants, Tony Mitchell scored 21 points, Will Frisby scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Sadiel Rojas netted 18 points, and Trey McKinney-Jones contributed 14 points.