Mad Ants Pick Reno As Playoff Oppoent; Series Starts Friday (VIDEO)

By Dean Pantazi - 21 Alive

April 6, 2014 Updated Apr 6, 2014 at 11:51 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21 Alive) – The Mad Ants on Sunday selected the Reno Bighorns as their opponent in the first round of the 2014 NBA Development League Playoffs.

The Bighorns will host Game 1 of the best-of-three series on Friday, April 11th at 5:00PM EST at the Reno Convention Center. The Mad Ants will host Game 2 on Sunday, April 13th at 7:00PM at the Memorial Coliseum. If necessary, Game 3 will also be in Fort Wayne on Tuesday, April 15th at 7:00PM EST.

The Reno Bighorns are the eighth seed headed into the playoffs with a 27-23 record and the Mad Ants enter the playoffs as the first seed team, the Eastern Division Champions and with a 34-16 record. The Mad Ants and the Bighorns faced off earlier this season on December 26th in Fort Wayne when the Mad Ants defeated the Bighorns, 114-89.

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