Jenny Craig Pavilion

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Jenny Craig Pavilion
Slim Gym
Jenny Craig Pavilion exterior (2007)
Location San Diego, California
Public transit Morena/Linda Vista Station
Owner University of San Diego
Operator University of San Diego
Capacity 5,100
Surface Hardwood
Broke ground May 6, 1999[1]
Opened October 5, 2000
Construction cost $17.5 Million
Architect Mosher, Drew, Watson & Ferguson[2]
Structural engineer Burkett & Wong Engineers
General contractor Sundt Construction[4]
University of San Diego
(NCAA Sports)

Jenny Craig Pavilion (JCP) is a 5,100 seat, multi-purpose arena, built in 2000 in San Diego, California, on the campus of the University of San Diego. It was named for weight-loss entrepreneur Jenny Craig, the Pavilion is sometimes affectionately known as the "Slim Gym", a punning reference to the weight-loss program founded by its namesake. It is the home of the University of San Diego Toreros men's and women's basketball and volleyball teams.[5] Besides basketball, the Jenny Craig Pavilion is also used for many other campus and community events and concerts.

Interior 2007

From 2001 to 2003, the arena was the site of the West Coast Conference men's basketball tournament, and hosted the tournament again in 2008.

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Coordinates: 32°46′28″N 117°11′01″W / 32.7745°N 117.1837°W / 32.7745; -117.1837