UCONN – Basketball Practice Facility

Located next to the Gampel Arena at UCONN’s Storrs campus, this project involved construction of one of the largest basketball training facilities located on a college campus.

Client:   University of Connecticut
Designer:  Populous
Size:  76,000 SF

Project Features

  • Two separate 11,900-SF gyms with eight baskets in each court.
  • Large weight rooms for strength training.
  • Locker rooms and rehab/hydrotherapy spaces.
  • Coaching staff facilities.
  • Student lounges and a full dining facility.
  • New dedicated Hall of Fame featuring the school’s NCAA Championship trophies.
  • Brick façade incorporates glass, steel and bold graphics.
  • Extensive A/V upgrades and high-efficiency MEP systems.
  • LEED Gold
  • IES National Awards of Merit

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