Eric Dawson Returns to Austin Toros

AUSTIN, TX February 9, 2012 – The Toros have reacquired forward Eric Dawson, it was announced today. Dawson will make the trip with the team to RGV for back to back games on Friday and Saturday at State Farm Arena in McAllen, Texas. Omar Reed was waived as a result.

Dawson’s history with the Toros dates back to his first D-League season in 2007-08. Most recently, Dawson (6-9, 250, Midwestern) started in 11 of 13 games played this season averaging 16 points and 10 rebounds in 30 minutes. Fans can watch Dawson and the Toros on Futurecast, the D-League’s free ticket to all the action at nba.com/futurecast. Both games start at 7:00p.m. CST.

The Toros are on an extended road trip for the next two weeks and will return to Cedar Park Center on Wednesday, February 22nd to face the Tulsa 66ers at 7:30p.m. Tickets start at just $5. Individual and group tickets for Toros home games are available by calling the Toros office at (512) 236-8333, visiting austintoros.com or ticketmaster.com.