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Mad Antics

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That's rgV, not RG3

One of the better teams in the D-League invades Memorial Coliseum today when the Mad Ants face Rio Grande Valley.

The Vipers (28-15) lead the Central Division and are coming off a 105-104 victory at Erie on Saturday. It was an Erie loss that aided the Ants in their bid to reach the playoffs. The BayHawks are 23-22, and a half game behind Fort Wayne.

And Ants loss would toss Fort Wayne into a tie with Erie for the final available playoff berth. Both would be a half game behind Sioux Falls (23-21).

The Ants are 1-1 against RGV this season, and 2-7 overall.