Toros Home Opener, Championship
Celebration This Saturday

Flag Atop the State Capitol Flown in Honor
of 2012 NBA D-League Championship

Austin, TX November 30, 2012 – The defending 2012 NBA Development League Champion Austin Toros are set to open at home this Saturday, December 1st at 7:30 pm against the Idaho Stampede at Cedar Park Center. The Texas flag was flown atop the State Capitol this week to honor the team’s championship season and will be presented to the Toros at Saturday’s game.

“We’re excited to tip-off our 8th season this Saturday, and invite everyone to join us for our championship celebration,” said Peter Lubell, Toros COO.

Pregame festivities will include a championship banner raising and ring ceremony. Fans are invited to stay after the game for a post-game concert presented by Hemingway Restaurant and Bar, KVET Austin FM 98.1 and Miller Light featuring Mockingbird Sun.

Tickets start at $5 and can be purchased online at and, by calling the Austin Toros office at (512)236-8333 or at the Cedar Park Center box office.