Hansbrough, the former NBA big man, hit 12 of 17 shots and logged over 42 minutes in his best performance of the season. He recorded his second-straight double-double. He has had double-doubles in three of the last four games.
Four other Mad Ants players scored in double figures: Alex Poythress with 12 points, Trey McKinney-Jones with 20, Marquis Teague with 13 and Jordan Loyd with 12. Teague led the team with six assists. Travis Leslie scored nine points with three steals. The win was a key one as Fort Wayne to maintain a lead on Delaware in the playoff race.
Delaware (23-21) was led by Russ Smith with 22 points, Nate Robinson with 21 points and Aaron Harrison with 20 points