The Jenny Craig Pavilion opened its doors on Thursday, October 5, 2000 and is recognized as one of the finest collegiate facilities of its size. The pavilion, with a seating capacity of 5,100 is home to both the men's and women's basketball teams, as well as the volleyball squad. The JCP also houses the Warren Hospitality Suite, the Chet and Marguerite Pagni Family Athletic Hall of Fame, the McNamara Fitness Center, the Scripps Media Room, and a state-of-the-art Athletic Training Facility.
The arena constructed, with the university's architectural theme of the 16th century Spanish Renaissance, contains state-of-the-art sound, lighting and two Daktronics video boards for spectator comfort.
The Jenny Craig Pavilion has been the site of many impressive sporting events including: The 2001, 2002, and 2003 West Coast Conference Basketball Championships, the 2002 California Junior College Basketball Championships, the annual Kiwanis Basketball Tournament, the Darrell Russell Celebrity Charity Basketball game, the 2003 NFL Celebrity Basketball Game, the Official Super Bowl XXXVII Luncheon, and the 2004 Judo National Championships.