Stony Brook University Arena

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Coordinates: 40°55′03″N 73°07′33″W / 40.91741°N 73.125955°W / 40.91741; -73.125955

Stony Brook Arena
Location John S. Toll Drive, Stony Brook, New York, 11790
Owner State University of New York
Operator Stony Brook University
Capacity 4,160
Opened 1990
Renovated 2012-2014
Construction cost $17 million
Stony Brook Seawolves (1990-present)

The Stony Brook University Arena is 4,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Stony Brook, New York. It is the home of the Stony Brook Seawolves men's and women's basketball teams. It is undergoing a $20 million renovation. The design stage already complete, construction for the renovation is on hold. The Seawolves are playing their athletic games in the Pritchard Gymnasium, both located within the larger Stony Brook Sports Complex. 2010-2011 men's basketball team has only two games schedule in the arena, due to its larger capacity better for higher-profile games. The 2012 America East Championship Game between Stony Brook and Vermont was played at the arena.


A $21.1 million renovation of the Stony Brook University Arena has been announced with $20 million provided by the State of New York and an additional $1 million provided by private donations. It will include a seating capacity for 4,008 spectators, four luxury boxes and a VIP lounge area at the loge level with premium court-side seating. The renovation of the Arena is complete and is set to host its first home basketball game Fall 2014. [1]