FORT WAYNE, IN –The Charlotte Hornets announced Sunday that Noah Vonleh has been assigned to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. Vonleh previously played for the Indiana Hoosiers and has played four games with the Hornets in his first NBA season. Vonleh is set to play Sunday afternoon for the Mad Ants as they host Austin.
The Ants are coming off a 111-106 loss Saturday at Iowa.
Damien Wilkins scored 29 points as the Energy topped the Mad Ants.. First round draft pick Bruno Capoclo (assigned from Toronto to Fort Wayne) made his NBA D-League debut and scored 13 points.
Kalin Lucas added 27 points while Diante Garrett scored 24 for the Energy. Six players scored in double figures for Fort Wayne, led by 15 points from Andre Emmett.
The Mad Ants will host the Austin Spurs this Sunday, December 28th with tip-off set for 5:00 p.m. Fans can purchase Mad Ants tickets, which start at just $6, at the Memorial Coliseum Box Office, by visiting www.ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.