RGV Vipers Announce Open Tryout Date

By Anwar Chagollan | August 24, 2017


The Rio Grande Valley Vipers, the NBA G League affiliate of the Houston Rockets, announced today the open tryout date for the 2017-18 season. The tryout will be held on September 23 in Houston.


Prospective players are given the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of the RGV Vipers coaching staff and the Houston Rockets basketball operations staff. Prospects will compete to earn a potential invitation to the Vipers training camp and an opportunity to sign an NBA G League contract.

Tryout in Houston

Saturday, September 23, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. (CT)

Houston Rockets Practice Facility at Toyota Center

1510 Polk Street, Houston, Texas 77002

*Registration begins at 4p.m.


This year’s registration, release and health information authorization forms can be found on RGVipers.com. Prospective players are encouraged to bring the completed forms with them on the day of tryouts. There will be a $200 fee due on the day of tryout and can be paid upon arrival at the facility via cash, cashier check, or money order. Registration for the tryout will begin at 4p.m. and the workout will begin at 5p.m. For questions, please contact the RGV Vipers directly at 956-972-1144 or bballops@rgvipers.com.

Season tickets for the Vipers 2017-18 season are on sale now. For ticket information visit rgvipers.com, call (956) 972-1144, or visit the Vipers Pro Shop at 4500 N. 10th St. at Uptown Plaza in McAllen.

2017 NBA G League Local Player Tryout Registration Form