The Foundation Board awarded a multi-year grant of $1.5 million to Coker College to help support athletics and resident life. More specifically, the grant will aid Coker College with the construction of the new DeLoach Center.
The Harris E. & Louise H. DeLoach Center is a 71,000 square foot, state-of-the-art athletic facility. It is home to Coker’s men’s and women’s basketball teams and the men’s and women’s volleyball teams. It features a 1,908 seat gymnasium, an auxiliary gym, two interactive classrooms, 10 locker rooms, a student-athlete only weight room, sports medicine and training room, fitness center, team store, walking track, cafe and athletic offices.