Cotterell Court

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Coordinates: 42°48′54″N 75°32′34″W / 42.814957°N 75.542754°W / 42.814957; -75.542754

Wesley M. Cotterell Court
Adonal's House
Location 13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346
Coordinates 42°48′54″N 75°32′34″W / 42.814957°N 75.542754°W / 42.814957; -75.542754
Opened 1959
Renovated 2001
Owner Colgate University
Operator Colgate University
Surface Hardwood
Capacity 3,000 (basketball & volleyball)
Tenants
Colgate University Raiders
(men's and women's basketball and volleyball)

Cotterell Court is a 3,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Hamilton, New York. It was built in 1959 and is home to the Colgate University Raiders basketball and volleyball teams. It hosted the 1996 Patriot League men's basketball tournament final. On November 4, 1977 the Grateful Dead played here as the homecoming weekend headliners. Similarly, The Doors and Bob Marley have played here, as well as Phish, who headlined Spring Party Weekend on April 23, 1993. It is named for Wesley M. Cotterell '19, a two-time letterwinner in basketball and school trustee. It was built as the eastern half of the William A. Reid Athletic Center, which also houses Starr Rink. The complex is located on the western side of campus next to Andy Kerr Stadium. It was renovated in 2000-2001.

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