2018-2019 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Regular Season Roster

NBA Affiliate: Indiana Pacers

2018-2019 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
18 Jordan Barnett SF 6-7 215 23 Missouri 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
23 Demetrius Denzel-Dyson G 6-5 205 24 Samford 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
15 Rob Gray PG 6-4 185 24 Houston 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
17 Stephan Hicks GF 6-6 200 26 Cal State Northridge 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
1 Je'lon Hornbeak G 6-3 190 24 Monmouth 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
24 Alize Johnson SF 6-9 212 22 Missouri State 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States
7 Omari Johnson F 6-9 220 29 Oregon State 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Jamaica
United States
30 Jovan Mooring G 6-2 195 24 UNLV 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 Ike Nwamu GF 6-5 210 25 UNLV 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Nigeria
32 Davon Reed SF 6-6 210 23 Miami (FL) 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
21 Jared Sam F 6-9 210 23 Southern 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
5 Edmond Sumner G 6-6 176 23 Xavier 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
25 Travin Thibodeaux F 6-8 235 23 New Orleans 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
   NBA player on assignment    Two-Way player

2018-2019 Fort Wayne Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters E. Sumner D. Reed S. Hicks A. Johnson O. Johnson
Rotation R. Gray D. Denzel-Dyson I. Nwamu T. Thibodeaux  
Rotation J. Mooring     J. Barnett  
Lim PT   J. Hornbeak     J. Sam

Recent Fort Wayne Mad Ants History

Season Team Record Conference Rank
2018-2019 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 21-26 (16-20) 10th (Eastern)
2017-2018 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 29-22 (23-17) 6th (Eastern)
2016-2017 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 30-21 (24-16) 2nd (Eastern)
2015-2016 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 20-30 (17-26) 8th (Eastern)
2014-2015 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 28-23 (14-11) 3rd (Eastern)
2013-2014 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 35-16 (17-7) 2nd (East)
2012-2013 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 27-24 (13-15) 4th (East)
2011-2012 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 14-36 (10-25) 7th (East)
2010-2011 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 24-26 (18-13) 3rd (East)
2009-2010 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 22-28 (19-18) 3rd (East)

2018-2019 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Edmond Sumner Midseason All-NBA G League Eastern Conference Team (2019)

2018-2019 Fort Wayne Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Edmond Sumner 23 31.0 23.0 2.6 3.4 1.7 0.4 3.1
Ben Moore 4 25.0 19.5 6.2 1.5 0.2 1.2 1.5
Alize Johnson 28 36.8 18.8 13.8 3.2 0.9 0.4 2.4
Rob Gray 44 27.8 17.1 3.3 3.1 1.0 0.4 1.8
Stephan Hicks 45 32.4 15.3 6.8 1.1 0.7 0.3 1.6
Davon Reed 31 34.7 14.1 6.2 2.8 1.3 0.3 2.4
Omari Johnson 47 27.9 13.7 5.1 1.2 0.8 0.6 1.2
Jovan Mooring 9 22.3 12.1 2.9 4.6 0.4 0.0 1.3
Ike Anigbogu 21 27.2 11.0 9.6 0.7 0.4 1.9 2.6
Ike Nwamu 19 23.5 8.6 2.3 2.3 0.7 0.1 1.1
Tra-Deon Hollins 30 27.0 7.3 3.0 7.9 2.5 0.5 3.0
Demetrius Denzel-Dyson 40 18.2 7.0 2.7 0.5 0.5 0.1 1.0
Travin Thibodeaux 30 19.6 6.0 5.7 1.3 1.0 0.5 0.9
Jordan Barnett 16 17.7 5.8 4.7 0.7 0.6 0.9 0.6
Je'lon Hornbeak 22 13.5 4.2 1.1 1.3 0.5 0.2 0.8
Elijah Stewart 16 10.6 4.1 1.1 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.6
Jared Sam 26 10.5 3.0 2.7 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2
Michael Orris 1 16.7 2.0 1.0 5.0 1.0 1.0 1.0

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Affiliation History

SeasonTeamNBA Affiliate
2018-2019 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pacers
2017-2018 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pacers
2016-2017 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pacers
2015-2016 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pacers
2014-2015 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Hawks, Nets, Hornets, Bulls, Nuggets, Pacers, Clippers, Bucks, Timberwolves, Pelicans, Trail Blazers, Raptors, Wizards
2013-2014 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Hornets, Pistons, Pacers, Grizzlies, Bucks, Magic
2012-2013 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Hornets, Pistons, Pacers, Bucks
2011-2012 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pistons, Pacers, Bucks
2010-2011 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pistons, Pacers, Bucks
2009-2010 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pistons, Pacers, Bucks
2008-2009 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pistons, Pacers
2007-2008 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Pistons, Pacers

Fort Wayne Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Buck Rogers VP 2017-2018 N/A
Steven Gansey Head Coach 2015-2016 Associate Head Coach (Canton Charge, 2014 to 2015)
Jhared Simpson Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Video Coordinator (Indiana Pacers, 2012 to 2017)
Norman Richardson Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Erie BayHawks, 2016 to 2017)
Brian Levy General Manager 2015-2016 Assistant General Manager (Bakersfield Jam, 2012 to 2015)
Ben Resner Video Coordinator 2018-2019 Video Coordinator (Canton Charge, 2015 to 2017)
Jon Mohr Equipment Manager 2018-2019 N/A
Chris Taylor Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Basketball Operations Administrative Assistant (Indiana Pacers, 2013 to 2017)
Daniel Rosselli Athletic Trainer 2018-2019 N/A
Collin Brown Assistant Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Fort Wayne Mad Ants, 2016 to 2017)
Bill Hazen Radio Broadcaster 2018-2019 N/A
Jim Shovlin Public Address Announcer 2018-2019 N/A