Viking Pavilion

Viking Pavilion, attached to the Peter Stott Center, is a 3,094-seat multi-purpose arena located on the Portland State University campus in downtown Portland, Oregon.[1] Viking Pavilion is home to the Portland State mens' basketball, women's basketball, and volleyball teams. In addition to hosting sports events, the facility houses the Portland State Vikings Athletics Department and physical education classes. It features student locker rooms, a basketball and volley court, racquet courts, an eighth-mile track, wrestling room, and a small gym. Viking Pavilion was fully renovated for 2018, but originally opened in 1966.

Viking Pavilion
UC Riverside @ Portland State on November 10, 2018
Location930 SW Hall
Portland, Oregon 97201
Coordinates45.510987°N 122.687471°W / 45.510987; -122.687471
OwnerPortland State University
OperatorPortland State University
Capacity3,094 seats (basketball, volleyball), 3,400 (Concerts, Other Events)
SurfaceWood
Construction
Opened1966
Renovated1984, 2002, 2012, 2017-18

Prior to renovations, the facility was named for alumnus and booster Peter Stott, whose $1 million challenge grant enabled a prior renovation of the basketball court. The newest version of the arena began renovations on April 23, 2016. The renovation was complete in time for the 2018-2019 academic year Portland State breaks ground on new $50 million arena and academic facility.

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References

  1. "Peter W. Stott Athletic Center". Retrieved 17 July 2015.
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