Sioux Falls, S.D. — The Fort Wayne Mad Ants defeated the Sioux Falls Skyforce 111-93 in front of a crowd of 3,083 at the Sanford Pentagon.
The Mad Ants (2-4) jumped out to a 36-27 after the first quarter. The Mad Ants extended their lead over the Skyforce (2-2) to 63-50 heading into the half. The Skyforce cut into the deficit and trailed 83-73 going into the fourth quarter. The Mad Ants used a strong fourth quarter to pull away from the Skyforce en route to a 111-93 victory.
The Mad Ants were led by Atlanta Hawks assignee John Jenkins’ game high 24 points. Andre Emmett (16), Ramon Harris (14), Dahntay Jones (13) and C.J. Fair (10) also scored in double-digits for the Mad Ants.
All five Skyforce starters scored in double-digits with Khem Birch leading the way with 19 points.
The Mad Ants host Iowa next week.