IPFW Moves Bulk Of Men's Basketball Games Back To Gates Center (With Video)

By Dean Pantazi

April 17, 2013 Updated Apr 17, 2013 at 12:17 AM EDT

FORT WAYNE (www.incnow.tv) - After nine years of playing most of their men's basketball home games at the Memorial Coliseum, IPFW will now play the bulk of those games next season at the Gates Sports Center.

A study showed that IPFW students were more likely to attend games on campus.

The move will save the school thousands of dollars and IPFW athletic director Tommy Bell says the new improved Athletic Central is now better able to handle the hosting of the games, though it will be in a venue with 20 per cent of the capacity of the Coliseum.

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