University of Southern California (Undergraduate and Graduate school)
Austin started playing rugby at USC in 2006 at blindside flanker where here started nearly every game with the 1st team for four years. In graduate school at USC he was moved to inside center for most of the season. He has served as an officer every year he attending USC and now serves as an advisor to the USCRFC Executive Board.
Career highlights include:
- USCRFC Letterman, 2008
- Starting blindside flanker for USCRFC during undefeated season and Division Championship, 2009
- USCRFC Captain, 2009-2010 season
- USC Assistant Forwards Coach (2011 through present)