Comcast Center at University of Maryland College Park


  • 17,950 seat NCAA Division I state-of-the-art athletic facility
  • Home of the 2002 men’s and 2006 women’s NCAA National Basketball Champions.
  • Programmable Sport Lighting package with full blackout compatibility
Maryland’s new home for Terrapin Athletics was completed in the fall of 2002. Comcast center provides a seating capacity of 17,950 fans for basketball, and serves as a campus site for university special events.

Twenty suites provide enhanced viewing and entertainment capabilities for Maryland fans. Maryland’s student section, affectionately known as “GARYLAND,” accommodates 4,000 of the Terps’ perennial ardent supporters. Students fill the first 10 rows that ring the arena floor and majority of seats on the arena’s west wall – which at an intimidating 35-degree incline provides the Terrapins’ with a unique home court advantage.

In addition to weight training and conditioning areas, the Comcast Center includes a wrestling practice gymnasium, locker facilities for several sports, an equipment distribution area, a sports medicine/training area and an auxiliary gymnasium for practice an competitions.

Comcast Center houses the university’s athletics administration offices and includes a 7,000-square-foot Academic support Center, providing an enhances study atmosphere for the school’s nearly 750 student-athletes on 27 teams, An additional 1,500-seat gymnasium serves as home to the Terps’ volleyball, gymnastics and wrestling teams, and Spring Heritage Hall multi-purpose room is equipped to host banquets, press conferences, meetings and serve as a pregame restaurant suite overlooking the competition arena.

Comcast Center is an excellent place for alumni and fans to stroll through the Terrapin Walk of Fame and History, adjacent to the soaring three-level atrium lobby, where the 2002 National Championship Trophy is located.