The Mad Ants are trying to end their six-game losing streak.
At halftime in Erie, the Ants own a 62-55 halftime lead.
Rod Wilmont is having a monster game so far with 23 points and four assists, hitting 8 of 14 shots, including 2 of 6 from three-point range.
Erie is countering inside with 6-8 power forward Ivan Johnson, who has 26 points. Johnson is 10 of 12 from the floor and five rebounds.
Fort Wayne's lead could be bigger, but Erie scored six points in the last 35.3 seconds with three free throws and a three-pointer from Garrett Temple with 0.3 remaining on the clock.