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Ants' Showcase opponents announced

The NBA Development League announced Thursday the schedule of the four-day D-League Showcase, and the Mad Ants will play on the Jan. 9 opening day, and the Jan. 12 final day.

The Ants will meet the Bakersfield Jam at 6:30 p.m. EST on Jan. 9, then return Jan. 12 for a 3:45 p.m. game against the Tulsa 66ers.

The game against Tulsa will be telecast live on NBA TV.

The Ants, who open training camp Friday at 10 a.m. at the Concordia Seminary gym, will begin their D-League season Nov. 25 against Sioux Falls. The tipoff is 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Coliseum.