|Jan 28||6:30 PM||AssetLock™ with Hicks Advisory Group and Jason Jenkins||Get Details|
|Jan 31||6:00 PM||New Mexico Lobos Mens Basketball vs San Jose State Spartans Mens Basketball||Find Tickets|
|Jan 31||8:00 PM||San Jose State Spartans at New Mexico Lobos Basketball||Find Tickets|
|Feb 4||7:00 PM||New Mexico vs. Air Force||Get Details|
|Feb 7||4:00 PM||Utah State Aggies at New Mexico Lobos Basketball||Find Tickets|
|Feb 11||7:00 PM||New Mexico vs. Colorado St.||Get Details|
|Feb 14||2:00 PM||New Mexico vs. Nevada||Get Details|
|Feb 17||7:45 PM||San Diego State Aztecs at New Mexico Lobos Basketball||Find Tickets|
|Feb 21||4:00 PM||UNLV Rebels at New Mexico Lobos Basketball||Find Tickets|
|Feb 25||7:00 PM||New Mexico vs. Boise St.||Get Details|
As one of the most popular and acclaimed arenas in the NCAA, The Pit has become a welcoming home to the talented New Mexico Lobos men's and women's basketball teams. While the Lobos and Lady Lobos are known for their winning seasons, The Pit has excellent attendance records that include some loud and enthusiastic fans. This sunken, basketball-only arena has become a beloved second home, not only for the players, but for students of the University of New Mexico and lovers of Lobos basketball.
The Pit (originally known as University Arena) was built in 1966 as a replacement for Johnson Gymnasium following the hiring of legendary coach Bob King, whom the court is now named for. Whereas most basketball arenas are built from the ground up, The Pit was built in a 37 foot hole in the ground and the exposed part of the arena is just one regular sized story. Since the arena is located in the ground (hence the name), there are no pillars or columns to obstruct the audience's view. However, this arrangement has also made it the loudest arena in the nation; great for enthusiastic fans, bad for visiting teams.
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