Indianapolis, IN. The American Basketball Association (ABA) today announced that it has added the Central Texas Swarm to its growing list of expansion teams for the upcoming season. “ABA basketball is alive and well in Texas,” stated ABA CEO Joe Newman. “We’ve added quite a few teams there for the upcoming season and the competition should be very exciting.”

The San Antonio-based Shooting Stars Sports & Entertainment organization has announced a new partnership with Swarm Investment Group, a small group of local business owners to bring the team to Eagle Pass, Texas. Eagle Pass is located on the border of the Rio Grande River, 143 miles west of San Antonio and is known as the home of the Kickapoo Eagle Casino, the only casino in Texas.

“The Central Texas Swarm promises to be an exciting addition to a competitive division of the ABA,” statted team co-owner Marlon Minifee. “And it will surely provide quality, affordable, family entertainment for the Eagle Pass and surrounding communities. For more information, email Marlon Minifee at or visit