The United States Military Academy is known for having some of the most rigorous athletic programs in the country, and its basketball team is no different. The Army Black Knights men's basketball team is cool, coordinated and tough to beat. Although it doesn't usually win the Patriot League title, Army is a consistently strong competitor. The team earned its first appearance in a postseason tournament in 38 years when it was invited to play in the 2016 CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament. Between 1965 and 1971, the Black Knights played a pivotal role in the head coaching career of Bob Knight, also known as "The General." Whether you catch the team playing a home game at Christl Arena or facing off against its rivals, the Navy Midshipmen, you can always expect the Army Black Knights to put on a show that is attention-grabbing. Grab your Army Black Knights' basketball tickets at StubHub.
Where does the Army Black Knights men's basketball team play?
The Army Black Knights squad plays its home games at Christl Arena in West Point, N.Y. Christl Arena was opened in 1985 and can seat up to 5,043 patrons. The most impressive attendance occurred in 2014 when 5,195 fans showed up for a game against the Navy Midshipmen. The arena's namesake, First Lieutenant Edward Christl Jr., was a former Army Black Knights' basketball captain who was killed in combat in World War II. Since it was opened, Christl Arena has played host to the Patriot League tournament twice: in 1995 and 1999.
What conference does the Army Black Knights play in?
The Army Black Knights program is part of the Patriot League. Fellow members of the conference include the Navy Midshipmen, the Colgate Raiders, the Holy Cross Crusaders and the American Eagles. The Army Black Knights officially joined the Patriot League in 1990.
Who is the head coach of the Army Black Knights?
Jimmy Allen has been the head coach of the Army Black Knights since 2016. He was also the head coach of the Averett Cougars from 2004-2010. Allen has given the Black Knights a surprisingly consistent record; the team has won exactly 13 games in each of the last three seasons.
What was the Army Black Knights' record last season?
In the 2018-2019 season, the Army Black Knights won 13 games and lost 19. The most gripping game took place against the Boston Terriers on Jan. 9, 2019, when Army's Jordan Fox scored 24 points to lead his team to an 86-82 victory.
What are the top games this year for the Army Black Knights?
No matter the sport or the season, Army and Navy are steadfast rivals. The teams play twice every season as part of the Patriot League schedule. The first game is scheduled on Jan. 25, 2020, and will take place at the Navy's home stadium of Alumni Hall. If you'd rather attend the home matchup, catch Army-Navy game at Christl Arena on Feb. 22.
How much are Army Black Knights tickets?
Depending on the arena and the choice of seats, Army Black Knights tickets usually vary in cost. Expect home games and rivalry games against the Navy Midshipmen to cost more. Check StubHub for current ticket prices.
Where can I buy Army Black Knights tickets?
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