2017-2018 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Regular Season Roster

NBA Affiliate: Indiana Pacers

2017-2018 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
- Ike Anigbogu C 6-10 250 19 UCLA 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States
9 C.J. Fair F 6-8 218 26 Syracuse 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
17 Stephan Hicks GF 6-6 200 25 Cal State Northridge 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
1 Tra-Deon Hollins G 6-2 195 22 Omaha 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Je'lon Hornbeak G 6-3 190 23 Monmouth 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
18 DeQuan Jones SF 6-8 221 27 Miami (FL) 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
15 Walt Lemon, Jr. G 6-3 178 25 Bradley 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 Trey McKinney Jones SG 6-5 220 27 Miami (FL) 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
26 Ben Moore F 6-8 220 22 Southern Methodist 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
0 Alex Poythress F 6-7 238 24 Kentucky 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
23 Skylar Spencer PF 6-9 235 23 San Diego State 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
5 Edmond Sumner G 6-6 176 22 Xavier 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
20 Jarrod Uthoff F 6-9 221 24 Iowa 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
   NBA player on assignment    Two-Way player

2017-2018 Fort Wayne Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters W. Lemon, Jr. D. Jones A. Poythress I. Anigbogu J. Uthoff
Rotation   S. Hicks   B. Moore  
Rotation   T. McKinney Jones   C. Fair  
Lim PT T. Hollins J. Hornbeak   S. Spencer  
Lim PT   E. Sumner      

Recent Fort Wayne Mad Ants History

Season Team Record Conference Rank
2017-2018 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 10-4 (8-3) 2nd (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)
2008-2009 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 19-31 (10-17) 5th (Central)

2017-2018 Fort Wayne Mad Ants Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Walt Lemon, Jr. Player Of The Month (2018)

2017-2018 Fort Wayne Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Walt Lemon, Jr. 14 40.9 23.5 4.9 5.9 2.2 0.4 3.7
Alex Poythress 5 35.0 20.4 9.8 2.6 0.8 0.8 3.0
Jarrod Uthoff 14 36.5 19.1 9.3 2.4 0.6 1.5 1.7
DeQuan Jones 14 28.7 12.8 4.2 1.0 1.5 0.5 2.6
C.J. Fair 14 27.7 12.3 4.0 1.8 0.6 0.7 1.4
Ben Moore 14 29.6 12.2 7.1 1.6 0.7 0.4 2.3
Stephan Hicks 14 32.5 11.7 5.4 1.5 1.3 0.5 0.6
Trey McKinney Jones 4 22.3 8.8 1.8 2.2 0.8 1.0 1.5
Ike Anigbogu 4 23.5 8.5 6.8 2.0 0.2 1.5 0.8
Je'lon Hornbeak 11 11.8 3.6 1.3 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.5
Adam Woodbury 4 9.6 3.2 4.0 0.2 0.5 0.2 1.2
Tra-Deon Hollins 11 8.8 2.5 1.0 1.5 0.8 0.2 1.1
Skylar Spencer 3 3.3 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0

Fort Wayne Mad Ants Affiliation History

SeasonTeamNBA Affiliate
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)
Tim Bawmann President 2017-2018 N/A
Brian Levy General Manager 2015-2016 Assistant General Manager (Bakersfield Jam, 2012 to 2015)
Chris Taylor Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Basketball Operations Administrative Assistant (Indiana Pacers, 2013 to 2017)
Alex Cerda Video Coordinator 2017-2018 Basketball Operations (Fort Wayne Mad Ants, 2016 to 2017)
Collin Brown Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Fort Wayne Mad Ants, 2016 to 2017)