The arena housed by the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center is named in memory of Gilbert Craig Gore, late son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Gore of Sunset Beach, NC. Mr. Ed Gore is a 1952 graduate of Campbell College.
The arena serves not only as a sports venue but also as a gathering place for community concerts and events. In addition to the Gilbert Craig Gore Arena, the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center features a Sports Hall of Fame Lobby, the Ed Gore Family Hospitality Suite, a student fitness center, classrooms for the Exercise Science Department, a practice court, wrestling practice room, offices and locker rooms for basketball, volleyball, and wrestling.
The concourse around the arena houses public amenities, a first-aid station, a sound room, and four full-service concessions.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016
Tue, 01 Nov 2016
With the beginning of November comes the desire of both Campbell students and faculty for a well-earned break. Luckily, Thanksgiving is right around the corner. One of our favorite things to do as a community is reflect on the ways we have been blessed by friends of Campbell University and all those who have dedicated their time and energy to the school. Continue »
Wed, 19 Oct 2016
We all know it's good manners to say thank you when someone gives you a gift. Likewise, Campbell University makes every effort to thank those who make gifts and donations to support our mission and our students. Thursday, October 20 marks our third annual "Thank A Giver" (TAG) Day. Continue »