Greensboro Swarm Open Tryouts

In preparation for the Swarm’s second season in the NBA G League, the local tryout offers players the opportunity to showcase their talents in front of the Swarm coaching staff and Hornets basketball operations personnel.


Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time: Check-In 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM     Tryout 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Location: UNC Greensboro Kaplan Center for Wellness
1301 West Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, NC 27403


Preregistration for the Open Tryout will be accepted until the deadline of Friday, September 8. To register for the Open Tryout, please do the following:

Step 1: Registration Forms

Print out and complete each of the following forms in their entirety. A participants registration will not be considered complete until all the forms are received and signed.
Registration Form
Release Form
Health Authorization Form

Step 2: Payment

The fee to participate in the Open Tryout is $200, in the form of a cashier’s check or money order made payable to Hornets D League, LLC
The ONLY form of payment accepted for the Open Tryout is in the form of a cashier’s check or money order. No other payments will be accepted.
Please note this a nonrefundable fee.

Step 3: Mail to Swarm Office

Mail all three of the above forms and the $200 registration fee (Cashiers Check or Money Order Only) to:
2411-B West Gate City Blvd.
Attention: Greensboro Swarm, Player Tryout
Greensboro, NC, 27403
We highly recommend sending these via traceable carrier like FedEx, UPS, DHL to ensure delivery. The Swarm will not be responsible for any lost mail.


Upon receiving all three of the above elements, a confirmation email will be sent confirming your spot in this year’s tryout. Please make sure to provide an active email address on your registration form. You will not be considered register for the tryout until all of the above elements are received.

Please note

Walk-up registration the day of the tryout is not guaranteed to be available. If the tryout is not at capacity after preregistration, walk-up registration will only be available on a first-come, first-serve basis that morning until capacity is reached. The walk-up registration fee will be a $250 nonrefundable cash-only deposit at the door.


For any questions regarding open tryouts please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions document.
Additional questions not addressed by the FAQ document can be emailed to tryouts@gsoswarm.com
Any calls to the Greensboro Swarm office will be directed to submit questions via email to the email address above.
If you are coming from out of town, the Marriott Courtyard Greensboro is offering a group rate of $79.00 per night. Please go to the following link to take advantage of the group rate: Greensboro Swarm Courtyard Marriott