The Austin Toros won the NBA Development League title last year, but to refer to them as defending champions might be a bit misleading — only guards Justin Dentmon and Jamarr Sanders returned to the Toros to start this season, and Dentmon has since been traded.
The new-look Toros also include a new head coach; Taylor Jenkins, who spent four years as a Toros assistant, was hired after Brad Jones took an assistant coach’s role with the Utah Jazz.
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Austin Toros vs. Los Angeles D-Fenders, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Cedar Park Center