John Q. Hammons Student Center
Located in the northwest part of the Missouri State University campus, spacious John Q. Hammons Student Center serves as home to the Missouri State volleyball, swimming and diving teams.
In addition to its use for Missouri State Intercollegiate competition in volleyball, swimming and diving, Hammons Student Center hosts many other events, including concerts, meetings, high school tournaments each year.
The building has hosted appearances by the Harlem Globetrotters and four National Basketball Association per-season games. Performers who have made appearances in Hammons include Bob Hope, Anne Murray, Huey Lewis and the News, Tina Turner, Elvis Presley, Barbara Mandrell, Barry Manilow, Genesis, Bill Cosby, Dolly Parton, George Carlin, Garth Brooks, John McEnroe, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Amy Grant, Alabama, Chicago and James Taylor.