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Have What it Takes to be a Part of the BYU Dunk Team?

Ever watched the BYU Dunk Team at a sporting event or school activity and thought "I want to do that!" Well, here is your opportunity! BYU is looking for more members to join the BYU Dunk Team! Particularly, those outstanding individuals that want to showcase their abilities and school pride as well as be part of the ever important role of supporting Cosmo the Cougar.

If you think you have what it takes to be part of BYU Dunk Team, tryout!

*For information about COSMO TRYOUTS, contact


BYU On-Campus Tryouts:​

2022 Tryouts will be held in room 149 of Smith Fieldhouse at BYU: (if you miss tryouts or are unable to make tryouts please contact David Eberhard at may also want to submit a video for tryouts)

Winter Semester tryouts will be held on April 08 2022. Tryouts will begin at 2 and continue until around 6. Meet in the Smith Fieldhouse Gymnastics Room. (149)

Follow Cosmo and the BYU Dunk team on instagram for more information. You can email and with any questions.

Winter Semester: April 8, 2022

Contact David Eberhard for paperwork regarding Dunk Team tryouts.
(801) 422-7613 (leave a voicemail)
Dunk Tryout Form (click here)

Below are the requirements and skills we look for as members of the BYU Dunk Team. It is important to note that all skills listed aren't required. As a team, we take athleticism and turn it into acrobatics. If you show promise from your athletic abilities during your on-campus tryout or in your video audition, we may just take you under our wing and help you fly!

*Not all skills are required, but the more you can do, the more you will stand out! Many of the skills listed aren't used for dunking; however, we incorporate them into our shows to add more excitement. One skill that most athletes don't have exposure to is jumping off of mini trampolines. Athleticism plays a large role in learning this.

* For video auditions, please fill out the information below.


Enrolled at BYU (applied is also acceptable for tryouts)
2.0 GPA or higher
Compliant with BYU Honor Code
Controlled Air Awareness and Athleticism
Positive Attitude and Service Oriented
Familiarity with using Mini Trampolines
Availability on Weekends for Dunk Shows

Preferred Skills


  • Cheat Gainer
  • Webster
  • Kick the Moon
  • Cork
  • Side-sumi
  • B-twist
  • X-Outs and Flash Kicks
  • swing threw flips

Preferred Tumbling

  • Standing Back tuck
  • Front Handspring
  • Running Front Tuck
  • Round off - Back Handspring
  • Round off - Back tuck
  • (pike)(layout)(full)
  • Series of Back Handsprings

Preferred Break dancing

  • Top rock
  • 6-step
  • Windmills
  • Swipes
  • Stalls/Freezes
  • Kip-up
  • Flares
  • Airchairs
  • Head spins

Video Audition Form Here