Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Miami RedHawks

Head Coach: John Cooper, Jack Owens

Team Mascot: Swoop

Year Opened: 1968

Capacity: 6400

City / State: Oxford / Ohio

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Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

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The Battle of the Bricks

Rival Team: Ohio Bobcats

Every varsity sports matchup between the Miami RedHawks and Ohio Bobcats counts towards the annual Battle of the Bricks competition. The winner walks away with bragging rights over their most hated rival, so every contest between these two schools is a can’t miss. If you can only make it to one Miami (OH) basketball game, then make sure to be in attendance when the RedHawks take on the Bobcats.

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Other Ohio-Based MAC Schools

Rival Team: Kent State Golden Flashes, Akron Zips

In addition to the rivalry with Ohio, the RedHawks also have strong rivalries with fellow Ohio-based MAC opponents, most notably Kent State and Akron. The proximity of the schools has fostered the rivalries between these schools, so get your tickets when rivals Kent State and Akron come to Oxford.

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Miami RedHawks vs Wright State Raiders

Rival Team: Wright State Raiders

The RedHawks have a long running rivalry with Wright State as the two out of conference schools play each other every season. The Miami-Wright State rivalry is the RedHawks fiercest non-conference rivalry, so don’t miss it when Miami and Wright State square off.

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Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Miami RedHawks

Head Coach: John Cooper, Jack Owens

Team Mascot: Swoop

Year Opened: 1968

Capacity: 6400

City / State: Oxford / Ohio

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