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 Pavilion: 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
    23,642, 3/1/03
  2. Backstreet Boys
    22,450, 2/20/00 
  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. George Strait
    1/20/07, 19,896
  10. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
    11/16/02, 19,271
  11. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
    5/2/09, 18,431
  12. Superjam
    6/19/09, 18,279
  13. Miley Cyrus
    11/22/09, 17,835
  14. Superjam
    6/27/08, 17,787
  15. Elton John
    11/8/74, 17,611
  16. Shania Twain
    11/20/99, 17,533
  17. The Dead
    4/12/09, 17,519
  18. The Who
    11/28/75, 17,504
  19. Led Zeppelin
    1/29/75, 17,500
  20. The Rolling Stones
    7/31/75, 17,500
  21. 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

(16*) 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
*most of any venue