The Mad Ants ended their road trip with a 119-111 win over Westchester.
Former University of Kentucky standout Alex Poythress led Fort Wayne with 28 points as the Mad Ants earned a 120-112 road win at Long Island in NBA Development League action Tuesday afternoon.
Leading the Fort Wayne Mad Ants was Jordan Loyd off the bench with 21 points on 7/12 shooting and 6/7 from the free throw line.
Having Georges Niang back in the lineup did not help the Mad Ants who fell to the Raptors 905 114-100.
In three games with Fort Wayne this season, Niang averages 16 points, 3.7 rebounds and 3 assists.
Trey McKinney-Jones and Jordan Loyd combined for 44 points in the Mad Ants 122-115 win over the Windy City Bulls.
The Mad Ants could not be saved by the bell on 90’s night at the Coliseum with the Ants falling to the Westchester Knicks 94-92.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (12-4) pushed past the Grand Rapids Drive (8-10) 121- 106 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Wednesday night.
Trey McKinney-Jones led the way with 26 points – including a perfect 15-of-15 from the free throw line – in leading the Mad Ants to a 106-97 road win Friday night at Delaware.
In five games with the Ants this season Christmas is averaging 13.0 points and 6.8 rebounds.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (10-3) took down the Greensboro Swarm (5-12) in the final seconds of regulation 111-110 at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Tuesday night.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (9-3) fell to the Long Island Nets (4-11) after a back and forth battle at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Friday night.
While he may be playing out of position as a 6-foot-7 center, former University of Kentucky standout Alex Poythress has found a home leading the Fort Wayne Mad Ants so far this season.
In three previous game with the Mad Ants this season Christmas averaged 14.0 points and 6.7 rebounds.
After spending three games with the Mad Ants forward Georges Niang has been recalled to the NBA by the Indiana Pacers.
Leslie recorded a double-double for Fort Wayne scoring 17 points off the bench and 12 rebounds. Mad Ants had six other players who scored in double-digits, Poythress and McKinney-Jones logged 23 each. Niang and Zeisloft each put down 13 points. Stone had 12 points and Jordan Loyd tacked on 11 points.
Poythress led the Mad Ants with 23 points, 10 rebounds. Georges Niang added 22 points, 6 rebounds, and 6 assists and Jordan Loyd finished with 16 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals.
Despite attending high school at Lyons Township in La Grange, Illinois, Zeisloft actually has family ties to northeast Indiana.
Pacers rookie Georges Niang scored 13 points in his Mad Ants debut on Thursday night but it wasn’t enough as Fort Wayne coughed up a late lead and eventually fell in overtime 124-121 to the Maine Red Claws.
The Mad Ants play at home Thursday against the Maine Red Claws at 7 p.m. EST. Niang is expected to be in uniform.