Hinkle Fieldhouse is a basketball arena located on the campus of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. When it was built in 1928, it was the largest basketball arena in the United States, and it retained that distinction until 1950. It is the sixth-oldest college basketball arena still in use, and it is a U.S. National Historic Landmark. It is among the earliest of the major college fieldhouses, which, along with rules changes that made for a faster game, transformed college basketball in the late 1920s and 1930s.

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  • Hinkle Fieldhouse is a basketball arena located on the campus of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. When it was built in 1928, it was the largest basketball arena in the United States, and it retained that distinction until 1950. It is the sixth-oldest college basketball arena still in use, and it is a U.S. National Historic Landmark. It is among the earliest of the major college fieldhouses, which, along with rules changes that made for a faster game, transformed college basketball in the late 1920s and 1930s. Hinkle Fieldhouse is nicknamed "Indiana's Basketball Cathedral" due to the rich history it has played in the development of basketball in Indiana, and also to distinguish it from The Palestra, which is known as "The Cathedral of College Basketball." (en)
  • L'Hinkle Fieldhouse è un palazzetto dello sport situato a Indianapolis nel campus della Butler University. Quando venne inaugurata, nel 1928, era la più grande arena dedicata alla pallacanestro di tutti gli USA, e mantenne questo record fino al 1950. È il sesto palazzetto sportivo più antico ancora in uso degli Stati Uniti, ed è ufficialmente considerato come un edificio avente un interesse storico di portata nazionale. (it)
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  • Butler University
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  • L'Hinkle Fieldhouse è un palazzetto dello sport situato a Indianapolis nel campus della Butler University. Quando venne inaugurata, nel 1928, era la più grande arena dedicata alla pallacanestro di tutti gli USA, e mantenne questo record fino al 1950. È il sesto palazzetto sportivo più antico ancora in uso degli Stati Uniti, ed è ufficialmente considerato come un edificio avente un interesse storico di portata nazionale. (it)
  • Hinkle Fieldhouse is a basketball arena located on the campus of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. When it was built in 1928, it was the largest basketball arena in the United States, and it retained that distinction until 1950. It is the sixth-oldest college basketball arena still in use, and it is a U.S. National Historic Landmark. It is among the earliest of the major college fieldhouses, which, along with rules changes that made for a faster game, transformed college basketball in the late 1920s and 1930s. (en)
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