Sports in Austin

Texas Longhorns football baseball


As of yet, Austin doesn't host any major-league professional sports teams. But there are plenty of sporting events here. Austin in fact is a passionate sports town. The University of Texas has nationally ranked men's and women's teams in various sports, and there is fervent support across central Texas for the Longhorns. There are also several minor league and affiliate sports teams in the local area. Click the links below to find out about the spectator sports options and venues in and near Austin.


University of Texas Longhorns Sports

The university has championship-level teams and athletes in a number of sports. The football team in particular has a zealous following in town.

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Round Rock Express

The Round Rock Express minor league baseball team plays at Dell Diamond in Round Rock.

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Texas Stars

The Texas Stars are an American Hockey League team. It is the top affiliate of the NHL Dallas Stars. The team plays in Cedar Park, just northwest of Austin.

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Austin Toros

The Austin Toros are a team in the National Basketball Association Development League, and league champions in the 2011-2012 season.




Austin Outlaws

The Austin Outlaws are a women's professional football team in the Women's Football Alliance. They play their home games at Westlake High School.

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Texas Rollergirls

The Texas Rollergirls are an all-women, amateur, flat-track roller derby league.

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TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls

TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls are an all-women, amateur, banked-track roller derby league.

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Austin Aztex

Austin Aztex are a soccer team in the United Soccer League's Premier Development League.

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Texas State University Bobcats Sports

Texas State University-San Marcos, about 30 miles south of Austin, has active men's and women's teams in a number of sports.

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Frank Erwin Center

The Erwin Center, on the University of Texas campus, hosts major sporting events, along with concerts and conferences.

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Circuit of the Americas

Circuit of the Americas is an automobile and motorcycle racing circuit east of Austin. It has hosted several major racing events including the Formula One Grand Prix in November, 2012.

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