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Vanderbilt hires G League President Malcolm Turner as new AD

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Vanderbilt has hired NBA G League President Malcolm Turner as its new athletic director.

December 11, 2018 1:10 pm


Mad Ants top Drive in OT

The Mad Ants (6-6) erased a 16-point second half deficit fueled by a career day from Rob Gray to defeat the Grand Rapids Drive (5-9) 108-101 in overtime Monday night. With the he ...

December 10, 2018 9:50 pm


Team effort spurred Mad Ants to comeback win in OT

Rob Gray was the star of the Mad Ants' 108-101 overtime win over the Grand Rapids Drive on Monday night at Memorial Coliseum. He scored a career high 28 points off the bench. One c ...

December 10, 2018 11:00 pm


Previewing Ants. vs. Drive

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (5-6) play host to the Grand Rapids Drive (5-8) in the midst of a two-game losing streak. The Mad Ants are learning to adjust without Alize Johnson who wa ...

December 10, 2018 6:50 pm


Previewing Ants vs. Nets

As the Mad Ants (5-5) look for some consistency against the Long Island Nets (8-4), the big question to me is: how will they deal with not having their double-double stud, Alize Jo ...

December 7, 2018 2:40 pm


Mad Ants deal Lemon's rights

The Mad Ants did have interest in bringing back Walt Lemon Jr. But they were heavy on guards. So they traded away his rights today to the Windy City Bulls — and the retur ...

December 7, 2018 4:50 pm


Mad Ants lose to Nets

The Mad Ants hung with one of the G League’s better teams, but that will be of little consolation as they lost 117-111 to the Long Island Nets in front of 1,781 fans at ...

December 7, 2018 9:20 pm


Good news from Ants' loss: time for youngsters

The Mad Ants’ 117-111 loss to the Long Island Nets tonight had one particularly glaring statistic tonight: the Nets’ 14-of-34 shooting from 3-point range. That’ ...

December 7, 2018 10:50 pm


Mad Ants 'waste opportunity' in loss

The Mad Ants just keep on alternating between victories and defeats. And now they’re about to lose perhaps their best player, rookie Alize Johnson. Johnson had 16 points an ...

December 3, 2018 9:50 pm


Anigbogu back to Mad Ants

The Mad Ants, who play host to the Canton Charge at 7 p.m., have gotten Ike Anigbogu back from the parent Indiana Pacers. However, Edmond Sumner remains with the Pacers. I've heard ...

December 3, 2018 5:50 pm


No Hollins, Beachem tonight

Tra-Deon Hollins was in shoot-around for the Mad Ants but won't be in the lineup tonight against the Windy City Bulls. He has a knee injury. Also, V.J. Beachem, the former New Have ...

December 1, 2018 7:00 pm


Mad Ants' defense stingy, beats Bulls

The defense was on point tonight for the Mad Ants, keeping the Windy City Bulls without many points. Alize Johnson led the Fort Wayne offense in a 98-77 victory over the Bulls, a ...

December 1, 2018 10:10 pm


On Mad Ants' Hornbeak, defensive improvement

I naturally assumed that Rob Gray would be the player to assume Tra-Deon Hollins’ spot in the starting lineup tonight for the Mad Ants, after the way he'd soaked up playing t ...

December 1, 2018 11:30 pm