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Southwest Division Champion Austin Spurs to Begin Playoffs in Rio Grande Valley on April 5

April 3, 2016 - NBA G League (G League) - Austin Spurs News Release

AUSTIN, Texas - The Austin Spurs, presented by SWBC, are set to begin the 2016 NBA D-League Playoffs on Tuesday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m. when they take on the Rio Grande Valley Vipers in Game 1 of the best-of-three opening round series of the Western Conference playoffs.

Austin (30-20) finished the regular season first in the Southwest Division and second in the Western Conference. Their opening round opponent, Rio Grande Valley (29-21), ranked second in the Southwest Division and third in the Western Conference.

Game 2 will be held in Austin at Cedar Park Center on Thursday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. Game 3 (if necessary) will also be at Cedar Park Center on Saturday, April 9, at noon. Fans can view all the games free of charge on the D-League YouTube channel (NBADLeague).

First Round Playoff Schedule (CST)

Game 1 - Tue April 5 Austin at Rio Grande Valley 7:00PM YouTube

Game 2 - Thu April 7 Rio Grande Valley at Austin 7:30PM YouTube

Game 3 * Sat April 9 Rio Grande Valley at Austin 12:00PM YouTube

Austin Spurs playoff tickets go on sale Monday at 2 p.m., visit, or call (512) 236-8333 for ticket information.

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