C.E. Gaines Center and Whitaker Gymnasium

The C.E. Gaines Center and Whitaker Gymnasium are the home to Rams women’s and men’s basketball and women’s volleyball. The facility, which opened in 1978, is named in honor of the legendary men’s basketball coach Clarence “Big House” Gaines who led the team for 47 years.

The building houses the campus pool. The Pit outdoor basketball courts are adjacent to the building.