News release from the Mad Ants:
Mad Ants to Host Student ID Night at Friday’s Game
(November 24, 2015) – The Fort Wayne Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, will host the first Student ID Night presented by Trine University Fort Wayne of the 2015-16 season on Friday, November 27th as they host the Bakersfield Jam in a 7:30 p.m. tipoff at the Coliseum.
Students can bring their official student ID cards to the Coliseum Ticket Office for this Friday’s game vs. Bakersfield to receive a 50% discount off their ticket to that game. Students can also join in on Student ID Nights on the remainder of the season:
- Tuesday, December 22nd vs. Reno Bighorns (7:00 p.m.)
- Sunday December, 27th vs. Sioux Falls Skyforce (5:00 p.m.)
- Saturday, January 2nd vs. Iowa Energy (7:30 p.m.)
The Mad Ants travel to Canton for a weekday match-up with the Charge this Wednesday, November 25th at 7:00 p.m. The team comes home to host the Bakersfield Jam on Saturday November 27th with tipoff set at 7:30 p.m. Fans can purchase Mad Ants tickets, which start at just $6, at the Memorial Coliseum Box Office, by visiting, or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.
About the NBA Development League
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants, presented by Lutheran Health Network, are the NBA Development affiliate of the NBA Indiana Pacers. Established in 2007, the Mad Ants have marked their success in back-to-back Championship appearances, coming out on top in 2014 and returning to the Championship series in 2015. The 2014-2015 season also named the Mad Ants as the NBA Development League Development Champions, which recognizes the team that best embodies the NBA D-League’s goals of developing NBA-caliber basketball talent through call-ups and assignments. The NBA Development League is the NBA’s official minor league, preparing players, coaches, officials, trainers, and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league’s research and development laboratory. Featuring 19 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchises for the 2015-16 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. An all-time high 38 percent of all NBA players at the end of the 2014-15 season boasted NBA D-League experience. In fostering the league’s connection to the community, its teams, players and staff promote health and wellness, support local needs and interests, and assist in educational development through NBA D-League Cares programs. Fans can watch all NBA D-League games on fortwayne.gleague.nba.com.