De Colo, who scored 15 points with six rebounds and five assists against the Heat on Thursday, becomes the year's 33rd NBA assignment.
NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2012 Ė The San Antonio Spurs today assigned rookie guard Nando De Colo to the Austin Toros, the Spursí NBA Development League affiliate. The assignment is the first for De Colo and the 33rd of the 2012-13 NBA and NBA D-League seasons.
De Colo (6-5, 200, Saint Catherine, France) has appeared in 13 games for the Spurs this season, averaging 2.5 points, 1.4 assists, 1.3 rebounds and 10.4 minutes. He is expected to join the Toros today and be available today when the team hosts the Idaho Stampede in Austin.
Spurs fans can follow De Colo during his time with the Toros by logging onto NBADLeague.comto watch all of the teamís games live, online, for free.