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Bronco Cup

Bronco Cup graphic Show off your Bronco Brains and Brawn in the 5th Annual Bronco Cup competition.
Tuesday, October 11 – Saturday, October 15, 2016

Registration Information

  • It’s FREE!
  • Teams must have a designated Team Captain register the team.
  • Teams should have 4-8 individuals at each Bronco Cup event.
  • Substitution are allowed in the case that the same participants cannot attend all events.
  • There is no requirement as to gender ratios.
  • Teams may consist of current students, faculty, staff, and/or alumni.
  • Less than 4 individuals and greater than 8 may qualify for participation points at an event, however, some events have a maximum/ minimum allowance for participation.
  • Groups of friends can still participate in individual events, just for fun, without registering a team.

If you have any questions regarding Bronco Cup prior to the information sessions please contact the Student Involvement & Leadership Center Programming Assistants at or 208-426-1223.

If you have not received an email by Friday, October 7, please contact the Student Involvement and Leadership Center to ensure that your registration has been received.

Information Sessions

Each team must designate a Team Captain. Team Captains must attend one informational meeting for an explanation of the Bronco Cup rules, point system, event details and a physical copy of the handbook. All meetings will take place in the Student Involvement and Leadership Center on the 2nd floor of the Student Union. Informational meetings will last about 20 minutes on the following dates:Students participate in Bronco Cup

  • Monday, Oct. 3rd at 3PM, 5PM and 7PM
  • Tuesday, Oct. 4th at 5PM
  • Wednesday, Oct. 5th at 9PM

If the Team Captain cannot attend one of the informational sessions, then they must send a representative from the team. Please be prepared to indicate which info session you can attend post registering your team.

Bronco Cup Schedule

Teams competing for the Bronco Cup should attend as many or all of the events below to gain the most participation points and bonus points possible. Groups of friends can still participate in individual events, just for fun, without registering a team.

Lip Sync Battle: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 7PM
Bring your dance moves, acting skills, costumes, and jazz hands as you battle against other student teams! There will be a panel of judges selecting the winner based off the following criteria: choreography, creativity, enthusiasm, and entertainment quality. Each team participating must provide at least one member to perform. Each team may pick their own non-explicit song. Teams will be asked to perform only the first 90 seconds of their song of choice. ***Please email your song choice and team name in the subject line to by Friday, October 7. ***

Trivia Night: Wednesday, Oct. 12, 7PM
Trivia Night will take place at 7 pm in the Student Union Dining Area. Bring your team to show off your general trivia knowledge. Since this is an open event, there may be teams present who are not affiliated with Bronco Cup.

Bronco Bolt: Thursday, Oct. 13, 6PM
Get ready to show your brains and brawn in this challenge course relay. Bronco Bolt is a series of mental and physical activities in the form of a relay race! The race begins at 6:00pm on the Student Union Building grass field. Please arrive 10 minutes before the race begins to check in with all participating members.

Homecoming Instagram Challenge: Friday, Oct. 14, 9AM-9PM
Take a picture with your team anytime during Homecoming Week and on Friday, Oct. 14th post it Instagram using the #BRONCOSHOME and tagging @getinvolvedbsu and @boisestateuniversity between 9:00 am and 9:00 pm. Photos will be judged on appropriateness and creativity. All photos must elicit and represent Boise State University.

Terms and Conditions

ASBSU Float Decorating Party: Friday, Oct. 14, 2PM – 6PM
ASBSU will host a Parade Float Decorating Party on Friday, Oct. 14. The Float Decorating Party is an opportunity for your team to decorate your float. Whether you’ve registered to use a provided golf cart or are making a float of your own, stop by with your team starting at 2pm at the Brady Parking Garage.  Bronco Cup teams and Student Organizations that have registered for a golf cart will be provided with decorating supplies (if applicable) to help your team get creative. Please email Wes Armstrong at with specific questions regarding the golf carts and decorating party.

Homecoming Parade: Saturday, Oct. 15, 5 hours before kick
The Homecoming Parade is the culmination of the week’s Bronco Cup events and is your team’s last opportunity to receive points. The winners of Bronco Cup will be announced before the parade begins and will carry the grand prize trophy in the parade!
*Parade registration is separate from the Bronco Cup team registration form. Click here for the parade registration form.

Parade schedule of events

  • Staging Time: 4-6 hours before kick off (Morrison Center Parking Lot)
  • Student Organization Float Judging: 5 hours before kick off
  • Bronco Cup Champion & Float Awards Announcement: 4 hours before kick off
  • Parade Time: 3 hours, 15 minutes before kick off

Past Bronco Cup Champions

A student team from Bronco Cup

Team Super Friends

  • 2012 Champions – Sigma Chi Fraternity
  • 2013 Champions – Team Super Friends
  • 2014 Champions – Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity
  • 2015 Champions – Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity
  • 2016 Champions – It could be YOU!