Don Haskins Center

Don Haskins Center

Named after legendary UTEP men's basketball coach Don Haskins, the Don Haskins Center is among the top basketball facilities in the Southwest and Conference USA.

Built in 1976, the Haskins Center features a Robbins Bio-Channel Star maple floor, installed in 2013.  The gameday environment for basketball was enhanced in 2014 with the addition of new scoreboards and video replay boards in the arena.

The comfy 12,000-seat arena offers fans an intimate view of the action on the court.

The Miner men's basketball team has posted a staggering 517-152 (.773) record in "The Don." UTEP won 25 straight home games from Jan. 23, 1987 to Dec. 16, 1989. The Miners have posted undefeated home records in three seasons - 1983-84 (21-0), 1985-86 (19-0) and 1988-89 (18-0). The arena was the site of a milestone win during the 1997-98 season, as coach Don Haskins notched his 700th career victory versus SMU.

The UTEP men have attracted 6,033,273 fans at "The Don," with 113 sellouts.

The UTEP women are 247-120 all-time in the Haskins Center, including a perfect 14-0 mark during the 2007-08 campaign. The Miners set a school record with 22 home wins in 2013-14.

Facility Quick Facts
Year Opened Notable All-Time Men's Record All-Time Women's Record Video Tour
1976 Named after Hall of Fame coach Don Haskins 517-152 247-120 Explore on MinerStrong
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