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Toros Host Playoff Game

After sweeping the No. 1 seeded Bakersfield Jam in the first round of the NBA D-League playoffs, the Austin Toros host the first game of their second-round series vs. the Santa Cruz Warriors tonight, 7:30pm, at the Cedar Park Center. Read More | Comment »

12:25PM Wed. Apr. 17, 2013, Mark Fagan

Joseph, Toros Must Shake Off Losing Ways

It's been a lousy holiday season for our hometown Austin Toros on the basketball court. As we remember, the Toros started the season with two straight losses, then turned things around by winning six of their next seven. Read More | Comment »

10:16AM Fri. Jan. 4, 2013, Will Schmidt

Toros Split Two Against Skyforce, Beat Legends

The NBA's happy-go-lucky little brother, the National Basketball Developmental League, has been under way for two special weeks now, and Austin's hometown team, the Toros, are making us remember why we call them the champs. Read More | Comment »

3:28PM Tue. Dec. 18, 2012, Will Schmidt

D-League Finals: Toros vs. D-Fenders

In a city overblown with Austin Toros fever, we continue our ride, our march, our hike, if you will, toward the ultimate in NBDL glory, the NBA D-League trophy, and with it the exclusive honor of being hailed a grand champion of America's second-biggest pro-basketball league. Read More | Comment »

11:45AM Tue. Apr. 24, 2012, Will Schmidt

Now or Never as Toros Come Home

Here we are, with a trip to the D-League Finals within reach, with everything we've seen, everything we've cheered for, all the highs and lows having been experienced, it's do or die time for the Austin Toros. Read More | Comment »

10:50AM Sat. Apr. 21, 2012, Will Schmidt

Toros Begin Playoffs on Thursday

The Austin Toros' regular-season finale came and went on Saturday night with a 103-98 road victory against the Sioux Falls Skyforce. It was a game that had little importance other than as a springboard into the postseason. Read More | Comment »

2:52PM Wed. Apr. 11, 2012, Will Schmidt

Toros Look To Finish Season Strong

The regular season of the 2012 National Basketball Developmental League comes winding down to a stop this week, and with it the Austin Toros look to continue their winning ways into a long and fruitful championship run. Read More | Comment »

4:33PM Fri. Apr. 6, 2012, Will Schmidt

Toros on Four-Game Win Streak – Host Red Claws

It's been an up-and-down year for our Austin Toros. After the first 22 games, the team looked unbeatable with the best record in the league at 18-4. The next 17 games showed fans a completely opposite Toros' output, and the consequence was losing. After the record-breaking hot start they went 5-12. All seemed lost. Read More | Comment »

2:57PM Fri. Mar. 23, 2012, Will Schmidt

Toros Finish Busy Week With Lopsided Win

One glance at the D-Leauge schedule and you'll immediately notice that this roller coaster season is right about at the two-thirds point. With 34 games down and just 16 to go, the Austin Toros sit at 22-12, good enough for second place in the Western Conference and third best in the NBDL. Read More | Comment »

3:36PM Sat. Feb. 25, 2012, Will Schmidt

Toros Lose Nail-Biter but Remain Best in D-League

Another week in the D-League books brings us the first Austin Toros' loss in what seems like forever. After sweeping the two road games against the Idaho Stampede, Austin grew lackadaisical against the Iowa Energy, who sat directly behind the Toros with the second best record in the league. Read More | Comment »

5:54PM Mon. Jan. 30, 2012, Will Schmidt

Austin Toros Trimester Essay

Friendships die fast in the cut-throat teeter-totter of Developmental League dominance. And as bonds are broken, triumphs become more controversial, and our local chapter of basketball greatness, the Austin Toros, find themselves right where we want 'em, rough and tumble, throwing troubles to the wind, and biting victories with colossal teeth. Read More | Comment »

3:15PM Thu. Jan. 19, 2012, Will Schmidt

Toros Celebrate the Holidays With Wins

It's been a festive week for our favorite guys, the Austin Toros. Needing one win to get back on track for the "Win 2, Lose 1" strategy that I've coined, the Toros did us one better, they won both games this week! Recaps are down below, but first, some more thoughts on the Toros of yesterday. Read More | Comment »

1:25PM Wed. Dec. 28, 2011, Will Schmidt

Toros NBA Call-Ups and Much More

As the clock struck 10:45pm on Dec. 9, I was unable to turn the key in my rental car. After watching the Austin Toros lose 114-120 to the home-team Vipers of the Rio Grande Valley, I sat in that car, staring straight ahead, unable to grasp the eerie truth behind one of the NBDL's most sinister secrets. Read More | Comment »

10:24AM Sun. Dec. 18, 2011, Will Schmidt

Thomas and Dentmon Lead Toros to 2-1 Start

Well, Toros fans, our NBA D-League team from Austin is unfortunately not going to go undefeated this season (break it to your children with cautious warmth). I know, with the ultramagnetic talent that coach Brad Jones and staff have accumulated, the team seemed unbeatable, and after two games, the Toros were just that. Read More | Comment »

5:29PM Wed. Dec. 7, 2011, Will Schmidt

Austin Toros Season Preview

"It's always smart to wait until they play their first game before previewing the new season for any truly exciting sports team." – Dori Fiscopherson, my mentor and hero Read More | Comment »

12:09PM Fri. Dec. 2, 2011, Will Schmidt

Meet the Austin Toros

With the season a few weeks away from tipping off, the Austin Toros are bringing in the new campaign with a special celebration, and guess what, Toros faithful, you're all invited! And guess what else? It's freakin' free! Read More | Comment »

12:57PM Mon. Nov. 14, 2011, Will Schmidt

Toros Pick Second in Tonight's D-League Draft

Who doesn't love the NBA draft?! From Madison Square Garden, the best and brightest prospects are selected for their new careers as NBA players. For those lucky 60 or so young ballplayers, life is sweet. But for the rest of the professional hopefuls, their dreams must come true on a different day, and for many, that day comes now. Read More | Comment »

3:51PM Thu. Nov. 3, 2011, Will Schmidt

Austin Toros Player Tryouts

What does it take to become a professional basketball player? Perhaps next week we can shine some light on this question as I'll be participating in the open tryouts for the Austin Toros taking place this Saturday at the Cedar Park Center. Read More | Comment »

12:57PM Tue. Oct. 4, 2011, Will Schmidt

NBA Lockout Will Not Affect Toros' Season

As local pro-hoops fans sit on their sofa beds, monitoring the NBA lockout in continuous waves of uncontrollable helplessness, watching its snail pace with incapacitated eyes, I come forth with good news for you sad basketball-loving individuals. Read More | Comment »

4:12PM Thu. Sep. 22, 2011, Will Schmidt

Dances With Bulls

The Capital City Dance Team, a very genuine group of dancing experts, are holding open auditions for their upcoming team. The official dance team of the Austin Toros, the CCDT audition will take place from Aug. 27 to Aug. 30. It's definitely going to take the heart of a champion to win a spot on this year's team, and I wish all with interest my best of luck. Read More | Comment »

4:28PM Wed. Aug. 24, 2011, Will Schmidt

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