Quick Facts

Athletic Info and Records

Opening Game: January 8, 2009 - UWG women 54, Montevallo 38
First Men's Game: January 8, 2009 - Montevallo 74, UWG 65
First Volleyball Match: August 28, 2009 - UWG 3, Stillman 0
Men's Basketball Record: 44-22
Women's Basketball Record: 36-27
Volleyball Record: 19-23
First Win (Women's BB): January 8, 2009 - UWG 54, Montevallo 38
First Win (Men's BB): January 31, 2009 - UWG 90, North Alabama 88
First Win (Volleyball): August 28, 2009 - UWG 3, Stillman 0
Largest Attendance: 5,614 - January 10, 2013- Men's Basketball vs. Valdosta State
First Basket in a Men's Game: Brian Carlyle, Montevallo (UWG basket - Ish Hall)
First Basket in a Women's Game: Ashley Huff, UWG
Most Points Scored (Men's): 100 - UWG vs. West Florida (January 26, 2010)
Most Points Scored (Women's): 84 - UWG vs. Alabama-Huntsville (February 24, 2009)

Project Groundbreaking
16 August 2007

Date Open
3 January 2009

Construction
Architect: Rosser International, Inc., Atlanta, GA
Project Manager: Carter, Atlanta, GA
Contractor: Skanska USA Building, Inc., Atlanta, GA

Seating Capacity
6,500 for basketball and volleyball
6,000 for events with 180o seating set-up (including on-the-floor seating)

Floor Size
176' x 228' max.
Arena floor has 38,000 square feet when bleachers are retracted.

Courts
Hardwood (maple) floating floor system
Five (5) total courts, each 50'x94' per NCAA regulations
Each court has sleeves for volleyball standards
Auxiliary courts utilize Spalding ceiling-mount goals (adjustable 8'-10')
Center (competition) court utilizes Spalding BPI-8000 portable backstops

Mezzanine/Concourse Sq. Ft.
16,425

Ceiling Height
Height to underside of roof deck: 49'9"-51'6" (from event floor)
To lower chord of roof trusses: 35'10"
To joists: 44'11"
To scoreboard bottom: Adjustable up to 27'

Rigging Plan
Please click here for a copy of the rigging guidelines
Maximum load per point varies from 1,500# - 2,500# (see guidelines)
Maximum aggregate load is 88.4K lbs.

Lighting
Fluorescent lights over all sections with 400-watt metal halide accent lighting over Center court.
No follow spots or other lighting systems currently available on-site.

Media
Daktronics 11'x22' center-hung scoreboard with 6'x10' ProStar Hi-Def screen
5 stationery camera stations on concourse level
House cameras: Canon HD XLH1s (3)
House sound: Computer programmed with stacks controlled by main sound board

Skybox Rooms
Room 3006: 29'4" x 36'2" (room shares moveable partition with room 3008)
Room 3008: 29'4" x 34'2" (room shares moveable partition with room 3006)
Room 3009: 29'4" x 34'7"

ADA Seating
70 wheelchair with 70 companion seats located on the concourse level

Load In/Load Out
2 loading docks with hydraulic dock levelers
1 drive-in bay, 10'W x 10'6"H clearance, with access to the marshalling/staging area and Coliseum floor
Shore power: 150A, 220V, 3ph service

Back-of-House
5 team locker rooms (3 UWG locker rooms, 2 visitor locker rooms; each with restroom and shower facilities)
2 officials' locker rooms (each with restroom and shower facilities)
1 media production office
1 Assistant Coliseum Director's office

Show Power
1 panel: 400A, 208/120, 3ph, mlo with cam-locks (Turnarounds NOT required)
Located at stage left (Southeast corner)

Stage
32' x 40' stage with two stair sections and two wheelchair access ramps
43 4'x8' StageRight decks
18 ME 500 StageRight understructures, 48"-78" adjustable length

Ticket Office
5 ticket sales windows located at main entrance
Ticketing software provided by TicketBiscuit

Concessions
2 concession stand service areas located in the Northwest and Southeast corners of the concourse level
Concessions rights are held by Aramark, Inc.

 

Stage

Stage Options

  • Up to 32' x 40' stage with two stair sections and two wheelchair access ramps
  • 43 4'x8' StageRight decks
  • 18 ME 500 StageRight understructures, 48"-78" adjustable length

Ticketing

Ticketing Information

All ticketing for UWG Athletics events is provided by the UWG Athletics Department.

Please contact The Coliseum regarding ticketing to all other events held in The Coliseum.

To ticket your event at The Coliseum, please contact The Townsend Center for Performing Arts (the university ticket provider).

Ticket Office

  • 4 Stand alone CPU's
  • 4 Thermal Ticket printers
  • Glass and speakthrough microphone system

 

 

Media

Audio and Visual Options

  • Daktronics 11'x22' center-hung scoreboard with 6'x10' ProStar Hi-Def screen
  • 5 stationery camera stations on concourse level
  • House sound: Computer programmed with stacks controlled by main sound board

Facility Information

Seating Capacity

  • 6,500 for basketball and volleyball
  • 6,000 for events with 180o seating set-up (including on-the-floor seating)

Arena Courts

  • Hardwood (maple) floating floor system
  • Five (5) total courts, each 50'x94' per NCAA regulations
  • Each court has sleeves for volleyball standards
  • Auxiliary courts utilize Spalding ceiling-mount goals (adjustable 8'-10')
  • Center (competition) court utilizes Spalding BPI-8000 portable backstops
  • 176' x 228' max.
  • Arena floor has 38,000 square feet when bleachers are retracted.

Ceiling Height

  • Height to underside of roof deck: 49'9"-51'6" (from event floor)
  • To lower chord of roof trusses: 35'10"
  • To joists: 44'11"
  • To scoreboard bottom: Adjustable up to 27'

Rigging

  • Maximum load per point varies from 1,500# - 2,500# (see guidelines)
  • Maximum aggregate load is 88.4K lbs.

 Lighting and Power

  • Fluorescent lights over all sections with 400-watt metal halide accent lighting over Center court.
  • No follow spots or other lighting systems currently available on-site.
  • 1 panel: 400A, 208/120, 3ph, mlo with cam-locks (Turnarounds NOT required)

ADA Accomodations

All events

The Coliseum has the oppurtunity to use 70 wheelchair with 70 companion seats located on the concourse level during events held on the arena floor including all athletice events and commencement/graduations.

Concerts

ADA seating as well as companion seating will be available in reserved and general admission seating.

 

Athletic Records

Records

Opening Game: January 8, 2009 - UWG women 54, Montevallo 38
First Men's Game: January 8, 2009 - Montevallo 74, UWG 65
First Volleyball Match: August 28, 2009 - UWG 3, Stillman 0
Men's Basketball Record: 44-22
Women's Basketball Record: 36-27
Volleyball Record: 19-23First Win (Women's BB): January 8, 2009 - UWG 54, Montevallo 38
First Win (Men's BB): January 31, 2009 - UWG 90, North Alabama 88
First Win (Volleyball): August 28, 2009 - UWG 3, Stillman 0
Largest Attendance: 5,614 - January 10, 2013- Men's Basketball vs. Valdosta State
First Basket in a Men's Game: Brian Carlyle, Montevallo (UWG basket - Ish Hall)
First Basket in a Women's Game: Ashley Huff, UWG
Most Points Scored (Men's): 100 - UWG vs. West Florida (January 26, 2010)
Most Points Scored (Women's): 84 - UWG vs. Alabama-Huntsville (February 24, 2009)