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Ferrell Center, Waco

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The Paul J. Meyer Arena, which is part of the Ferrell Center, is an arena in Waco, Texas. Built in 1988 and located adjacent to the Brazos River, it is home to the Baylor University Bears basketball and volleyball teams. It is named for Charles R. Ferrell, a Baylor student and legacy who died in 1967, and whose family's estate was a major benefactor of the arena. The building replaced the Heart O' Texas Coliseum as the school's primary indoor athletic facility.
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  • Parking is a challenge here, but great venue for basketball! Snacks are limited and a bit pricey, but definitely appreciated.  more »
  • Go Bears!!! My husband and I were able to catch a Baylor basketball game on our weekend trip to Magnolia. SO MUCH FUN!!! And Chip Gaines was there!!! We love basketball and Baylor is rated #1 right...  more »
  • Awesome time watching the Lady Bears!! Clean environment.. Prompt service... Very minimal waiting... Clear visuals from every angle!!. Can't wait till next event!!
  • Nice compact arena to watch some basketball. Traveled here as an away fan for a game that was nearly sold out. Baylor fans are respectful and a pleasure to watch a game with. Cant wait for the rematch next season!

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