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One of the most recognizable buildings in the entire Arkansas River Valley, Tucker Coliseum has played host to Arkansas Tech University Athletics events since 1976. Named for former Athletic Director John E. Tucker, the building has a seating capacity of 3,500 and is home for the men's and women's basketball programs, as well as the volleyball program. Also included in the facility are the offices of the sports information department, the NCAA compliance coordinator, women's cross country coach and the men's golf coach. Recent renovations to the building included the addition of a new hardwood floor for basketball and volleyball (pictured above) and several improvements to the offices and dressing rooms.
Russellville is located in the Arkansas River Valley Tri-Peaks region, between the beautiful Ozark and Ouachita Mountains.
With a population of almost 25,000, Russellville offers small town appeal with city benefits. Russellville is a little over one hour from the capital, Little Rock.
In Russellville, you will be pleased to find forest-covered mountains, rivers, and streams that provide ideal conditions for hunting, fishing, water sports, camping and other outdoor sports and activities. You’ll also find arts and cultural events.