DEC 3, 2016
The Tulsa Twisters opened the season against the Austin Bats in their first double header weekend road game of the season and came up short 102-87.
Lead by Dante' Wartson with 20 points the Twisters battled back from a 18 point deficit to close the lead to 9 points but the Bats battled back and handed the Tulsa Twisters their first lost since Jan 7, 2016. The Twisters were also lead by Lex Desir with 19 points, Tony Heard with 14 points and De'Von Bailey with 10. The Bats were lead by Terrance Cato with a game high 27 points.