2012 BBL Dunk Contest Open to the Public January 03, 2012 17:29

The 2012 BBL Slam Dunk Contest will, for the first time in its history, be partially open to members of the public to compete against the top dunkers from the BBL.

The league announced that only a limited number of slots are available for members of the general public to apply for.

The 2012 Slam Dunk Contest takes place just before the BBL Cup Final, on Sunday 15th January at the NIA in Birmingham. The final will be the Newcastle Eagles and UCP Marjon Plymouth Raiders fighting it out for the title.

The Newcastle Eagles have so far won nine league games, with only one loss. The Raiders on the other hand have won five league games, and lost two.

Timetable for Cup Final Day:

12 noon Doors Open

12.30pm City of Sheffield Hatters v Nottingham Wildcats

2.30pm BBL Slam Dunk Competition

3.45pm BBL Cup Final