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Mad Antics

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No Howard in Ants' regular season finale

The Mad Ants play their regular season finale at 5 p.m. today when they face Texas at Memorial Coliseum.

It will be the fifth consecutive game that point guard Ron Howard has missed with a fractured right wrist. His status for the Ants' final two road games remains in doubt.

Fort Wayne (25-22) is seeking its first NBA D-League playoff berth.

Texas (19-28) has lost three in a row, and 9 of its last 12.