Mad Ants Eek Out Game 1 Win at Reno

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

April 11, 2014 Updated Apr 11, 2014 at 11:35 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (21Alive) - The Fort Wayne Mad Ants won Game 1 of their opening round playoff series against the Reno Bighorns on Friday.

Tim Ohlbrecht scored the game-winner on a putback with 5.8 seconds left to give the Ants the 97-96 victory in the Best-of-3 series.

Matt Bouldin led the Ants with 20 points and 7 rebounds. Ron Howard added 19.

The series now heads to Fort Wayne for Games 2 and 3 (if necessary).

Game 2 is 7 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Coliseum.

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