The Warhawks have an intense in-state rivalry with fellow Sun Belt members UL-Lafayette. The rivalry extends across a variety of sports and there is no love lost between these two universities making it a must-see event whenever the Warhawks and Cajuns square off.
The rivalry between the Warhawks and Red Wolves may be more heated on the gridiron, but there is still plenty of hate between the two when they meet on the hardwood. No matter what the teams’ records are coming into the game, there is always a lot on the line when Louisiana-Monroe and Arkansas State play.
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Stadium Guide
If you’re a diehard Sun Belt basketball fan, then you’ll have a great time attending a Warhawks basketball game in Monroe. The Warhawks haven’t had a lot of recent success. However, that doesn’t stop ULM fans from coming out and showing their support for the team. The fans in at Warhawks basketball games are some of the most dedicated fans out there, and as a result, you’ll have no problem having a conversation with them during the game.
It’s not just the fans who make attending a Warhawks basketball game worth your time. The band and mascot also are also a fun part of any ULM basketball game. The pep band known as the Technical Fowls puts on an excellent performance and you won’t want to miss Ace the Warhawk as he gets into all kind of shenanigans at ULM games.
Additionally, Monroe offers several excellent places to grab a bite to eat or something to drink before or after the game. Those of you looking to get the full ULM experience will without a doubt want to stop by The Fieldhouse. The Fieldhouse features tons of Warhawks memorabilia and is home to a variety of drinks and some great grub.
A trip to Monroe is a good time for any Sun Belt basketball fan and will have you wanting to come back soon making it the perfect road trip destination for all you hoops heads out there.
Retired Numbers and Conference Championship Banners
Check out the retired numbers and conference championship banners hanging above the court. The banners honor ULM legends such as Glynn Saulters and are a must-see for any Sun Belt basketball game, so take them all in during your trip to Monroe.
The Hawks Nest is home to the loudest and craziest fans at Fant-Ewing Coliseum. The ULM students go all out to support their team, and even when the Warhawks are struggling they remain standing and cheering. If you want really to get into a Warhawks basketball game, then make sure to join the student section.
The Technical Fowls is the name of the ULM pep band, and they do an excellent job of creating a fun atmosphere at Warhawks basketball games. The band’s performance goes a long way in making attending a Warhawks basketball an enjoyable event, so enjoy their performance throughout the game.
Cheer for the Warhawks,
With their fighting spirit bold.
We will keep our banners waving,
For the old Maroon and Gold.
Our battle cry rings to the sky,
Our goal is victory.
But win or lose, we’ll stand by you,
and ever loyal we will be.
Go Hawks Go!
By the bayou’s tranquil water,
Where friendships thrive and grow,
proudly stands our alma mater
ever home for us to go.
Here cypress stand in splendor
and gracefully they touch the breeze.
Though friends may leave and lives may change
faithful we shall always be.