Down 17 at half the Mad Ants rallied to build a four point lead with 35 seconds to go but in the end squandered an opportunity for a key road win, falling at Maine 110-107.
Alex Poythress tallied 21 points and 12 boards but it wasn’t enough as the Mad Ants fell as the Lakeland Magic 106-101 on Friday night.
Pacers Two-Way guard Alex Poythress led the Mad Ants with a game-high 30 points, notching the double-double with 13 rebounds.
Anigbogu has played in 4 total games for the Mad Ants this year averaging 8.5 points and 6.8 rebounds.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (9-2) defeated the Reno Bighorns (4-6), 106-97, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Monday night in front of a crowd of 2,143.
The Westchester Knicks defeated the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, 107-94, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night in front of a crowd of 2,792.
Lemon Jr. averaged 26.6 points, 4.7 rebounds, 6.4 assists and 2.7 steals in 41.5 minutes per contest through the first nine games of the 2017-18 season.
Alex Poythress returned to the Mad Ants and will play Saturday night against the Knicks. Tipoff is set for 7 P.M.
Anigbogu played two games for the Ants earlier this season, averaging 12 points and 7.5 rebounds.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (7-1) defeated the Northern Arizona Suns (3-5), 118-116, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Sunday night in front of a crowd of 1,726.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (6-1) defeated the Maine Red Claws (4-3), 126-117, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Friday night in front of a crowd of 2,141.
The Indiana Pacers announced today they have recalled Ike Anigbogu from the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.
C.J. Fair led all scorers with 26 points coming off the bench in his second consecutive game, including a perfect 6-for-6 performance from the free throw line.
Fort Wayne Mad Ants general manager Brian Levy joined WANE-TV sports director Glenn Marini live at 6 p.m. to talk about the team’s hot start, building a team in the G League, and how he got into basketball.
The former Bishop Luers and Indiana guard returned to Fort Wayne on Saturday but the Mad Ants beat the 87ers, 127-115. Blackmon Jr had 20 points on the night.
The Pacers drafted Anigbogu, a 6-10 center out of UCLA with the 47th pick in the 2017 NBA Draft.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants defeated Raptors 905, 104-77, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Friday night in front of a crowd of 4,994. Stephan Hicks and Walt Lemon Jr. were the high-scorers with 17 points each.
Walt Lemon Jr. followed up a 34-point effort in Saturday’s season opener on the road with a 25-point performance in Fort Wayne’s home opener as the Mad Ants beat the Greensboro Swarm 105-93 on Tuesday night.
The Ants opened the 2017-18 slate on the road with a 115-99 loss at the Long Island Nets on Saturday.
The Mad Ants hosted a media day on Monday with the season set to get underway this weekend. They travel to face Long Island on Saturday.