Indiana Pacers assign Goga Bitadze and Isaiah Jackson to the Mad Ants

By dvance | January 15, 2022
Goga Bitadze goes to the basket against the Grand Rapids Gold on December 14, 2021 at the DeltaPlex Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – January 15, 2022 – The Indiana Pacers have assigned Goga Bitadze and Isaiah Jackson to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA G League.

This is the 2nd assignment of the season for Bitadze. He has played 2 games with Fort Wayne this season, averaging 28.5 points and 10 rebounds per contest. In his last NBA G League appearance on December 15 at Grand Rapids, Bitadze scored 38 points in a win.

This is the 3rd assignment of the season for Jackson. He has played four games with the Mad Ants this season, averaging 13.5 points and 7 rebounds per game. At one point, when eligible, his 3.3 blocks per game led the NBA G League during Showcase Cup season.

The pair will join the Mad Ants in Fort Wayne for their game against the Westchester Knicks on Saturday night.

The team has also transferred two-way player Terry Taylor to the Mad Ants.

About the Fort Wayne Mad AntsThe Fort Wayne Mad Ants, the NBA G League affiliate of the Indiana Pacers, are owned and operated by Pacers Sports & Entertainment. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit or call 260-469-HOOP. Follow the Mad Ants on Twitter (@TheMadAnts), Facebook (/themadants) or Instagram (@fortwaynemadants).