Facts & Figures

Greensboro Coliseum Complex Facts & Figures

  • Founded: 1959
  • Annual Number of Events: 1,100
  • Seating Capacity of Coliseum: 22,000+
  • Coliseum Levels: 2 public/1 private service level
  • Coliseum – Distance Floor to Ceiling: 85 feet
  • Coliseum – Distance End to End: 212 feet on floor
  • Coliseum -Distance Side to Side: 99 feet on floor
  • Coliseum Total Square Feet: 450,000
  • Coliseum Total Cubic Feet: 18,000,000
  • Coliseum Farthest Seat: 240 feet from mid-court
  • Size of Special Events Center: 167,000 square feet (150,000 sq. ft of exhibition space)
  • Size of Fieldhouse: 30,000 square feet

Phish

Jimmy Buffett

Billy Joel

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

Miley Cyrus

Elton John

Shania Twain

The Dead

Greensboro Coliseum All-Time Concert Attendance Records

  1. Phish (3/1/03)
    23,642
  2. Backstreet Boys (2/20/00) 
    22,450
  3. Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band (2/17/01)
    22,221
  4. Bon Jovi with special guest Daughtry (3/16/08)
    22,115
  5. Billy Joel & Elton John (4/28/01)
    21,935
  6. The Dixie Chicks (5/17/03)
    21,473
  7. George Strait with Martina McBride (3/23/13)
    20,910
  8. Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band (4/20/02)
    20,455
  9. Eric Church (5/20/17)
    20,313
  10. George Strait (1/20/07)
    19,896
  11. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band (11/16/02)
    19,271
  12. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band (5/2/09)
    18,431
  13. Superjam (6/19/09)
    18,279
  14. Miley Cyrus (11/22/09)
    17,835
  15. Superjam (6/27/08)
    17,787
  16. Elton John (11/8/74)
    17,611
  17. Shania Twain (11/20/99)
    17,533
  18. The Dead (4/12/09)
    17,519
  19. The Who (11/28/75)
     17,504
  20. Led Zeppelin (1/29/75)
     17,500

    The Rolling Stones (7/31/75)
    17,500

    Elton John (7/13/76)
    17,500

Postseason College Basketball History

NCAA Men’s Tournament

  • Final Four (1) – 1974
  • East Regionals (3) – 1976, 1979, 1998
  • First & Second Rounds (8) – 1980, 1983, 1986, 1989, 1992, 2001, 2006, 2009 
  • Second & Third Rounds (1) – 2012

     

NCAA Women’s Tournament

  • Regionals (4) – 1999, 2007, 2008, 2015

ACC Tournaments

Men’s Basketball

(26*) 1967, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015
*most of any venue

Women’s Basketball

(18*) 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018
*most of any venue