Sports in Austin
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.
Click here to see Longhorns schedules, rosters, and news
Round Rock Express
The Round Rock Express minor league baseball team plays at Dell Diamond in Round Rock.
Click here for Express schedule, tickets, and information
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.
Click here for Texas Stars schedule, tickets, and information
The Austin Toros are a team in the National Basketball Association Development League, and league champions in the 2011-2012 season.
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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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.
Click here for Lonestar Rollergirls schedule and information
Austin Aztex are a soccer team in the United Soccer League's Premier Development League.
Click here for Austin Aztex schedule, tickets and information
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.
Click here to see Bobcats schedules, ticketing, and information
Frank Erwin Center
The Erwin Center, on the University of Texas campus, hosts major sporting events, along with concerts and conferences.
Click here for a schedule of events
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.
Click here for upcoming events and information
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