Stabler Arena is the home to Lehigh University basketball, located in Bethlehem and is celebrating 40-years of Mountain Hawks basketball.
University of Denver (DU) Pioneers are more known for their ice hockey, lacrosse, and skiing teams; not so much their basketball team. That doesn’t mean a fan should forego attending a basketball game at the impressive Magness Arena which opened in 1999. The experience is a positive one.
The basketball program at Jacksonville State University has been a strong one, with a Division II National Championship (1985) to its name. During its Division II era the Gamecocks were regulars in the NCAA Tournament , making eight visits in that period. JSU moved up to the Division I level in 1995, first as a member of the Atlantic Sun Conference and since 2004 as a member of the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC). In 2017 the Gamecocks won the OVC Championship and went on to the NCAA Tournament.
There are many who say that The Palestra is “the birthplace of college basketball” and after over nine decades of basketball is where basketball in Philadelphia begins and ends.
Morgan is a well known Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). Famous alumni include actress Mo’Nique, singer Deniece Williams, current Mayor of Baltimore Catherine Pugh and Kweisi Mfume, Former President of the NAACP and U.S. Congressman.
One of the most unique buildings on the University of Utah campus is also the home to the Runnin’ Utes basketball program. The silver domed building is the Jon Huntsman Center, home to Utah basketball since 1969. The 15,000 arena is the largest basketball venue in the PAC-12.