Home to the NJCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship since 1949 and home to the 2017-2019, 2021 and 2023 NJCAA DI Volleyball Championship. Since 2021 the Sports Arena has hosted the National DII Christian Homeschool Basketball Championship, and the KCAC Volleyball Championship since 2017.
The City recently completed a $29.5 million renovation in 2017. The renovation consisted of:
- New entrance on the south side featuring updated concourse and new concession areas
- New practice facility on north side featuring three auxiliary courts
- Various multi-purpose rooms to be utilized for hospitality areas and meeting rooms
- Updated press box area for media broadcasts
- On-site event parking with over 1,000 stalls
- Main Event Floor: 22,206 sq. ft.
- Fixed seating 5,559
- Practice Courts:
- Multi-purpose Gym (two courts): 14,820 sq. ft.
- Multi-purpose Gym (single court): 7,980 sq. ft.
- Four Visitors Locker Rooms
- Two Official’s Locker Rooms