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Mad Antics

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Ants lead Reno at half

With .8 seconds remaining before halftime, Tony Mitchell dropped a 20-foot jumper to give the Mad Ants a 56-43 lead over Reno at Memorial Coliseum on Friday.

Mitchell, 7 of 18 from the floor, leads the Ants (24-22) with 16 points. He's the only player in double figures. Back-up point guard Demetri McCamey has nine points.

Former Mad Ants guard Walker Russell has played 11 minutes and has six points, an assist and a turnover.