Where should I sit in Allen Fieldhouse?

Where should I sit in Allen Fieldhouse?

The best views at Allen Fieldhouse may very well be in the Upper Level. Sections 4-8 and 15-19 run along the sideline and have excellent, elevated sightlines towards the court. Among these, the first 19 rows in sections 4-8 are the best.

How are the seats numbered in Allen Fieldhouse?

Seat Numbers at Allen Fieldhouse The seat numbers are Allen Fieldhouse follow a consistent pattern through out the arena. Seat one in the lettered sections will always be closest to the section with the lower letter. So for example seat one in section G will be on the aisle closest to section F.

How does General admission work Allen Fieldhouse?

The student sections at Allen Fieldhouse are all general admission, meaning that the sections fill up on a first come first serve basis, so you want to make sure you get there early. Allen Fieldhouse has a capacity of 16,300, with 4,000 of those seats going to KU students.

Why is it called the Phog?

Forrest Allen, regarded as basketball’s first great coach, played for James Naismith, the man who invented basketball. Before coaching at KU, Phog was a baseball umpire. He was known for his booming foghorn voice, so he earned the nickname “Phog.” Thereafter, people generally referred to him as Phog Allen.

Where do you park for KU basketball?

Free parking is available in Park & Ride lot 301, with a shuttle that runs to Allen Fieldhouse. Round-trip fare is $5.00 (subject to change). Access to lot 301 is from Clinton Parkway at Crestline Drive, with shuttle service from stop #3 in the east lot.

Can you bring a purse into Allen Fieldhouse?

Bags that are clear, plastic, vinyl, or PVC and do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12” One gallon clear plastic freezer bag (like a Ziploc) Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, with or without handle or strap, may be taken into the venue (can’t be larger than 5.5” x 8.5”).

How early can you get into Allen Fieldhouse?

Doors open 1.5 hours before each game. It is advised that you arrive at the Fieldhouse at least an hour before the game. For General Admission seating: It is advised that you be aware of the number of seats available in your row.

What is the loudest college basketball arena?

Allen Fieldhouse –
Allen Fieldhouse – Kansas 13, 2017, 16,300 fans in attendance at Allen Fieldhouse set the Guinness World Record for the loudest crowd roar at an indoor sporting event (130.4 decibels). The Allen Fieldhouse, at the University of Kansas, is home to the Kansas Jayhawks men’s and women’s basketball teams.

Who has the biggest college basketball arena?

Rank Arena Capacity
1 Carrier Dome 35,446
2 KFC Yum! Center 22,090
3 Dean Smith Center 21,750
4 Thompson–Boling Arena 21,678

What time do the doors open for KU basketball games?

General public gates will open one-and-a-half hours before tip-off. Everyone must have a ticket to enter regardless of age.

Is Allen Fieldhouse open to the public?

The Booth Family Hall of Athletics is open to the public, free of charge, for self-guided visits Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (game day hours may differ). To schedule a tour, please reach out to [email protected] or call 785-588-4299.