Men's Basketball
Original State Farm Center Seats Available for Purchase

Fans can own a piece of history from the State Farm Center
Fans can own a piece of history from the State Farm Center

April 14, 2014

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CHAMPAIGN, IL - Fighting Illini fans now have a chance to own a limited-edition set of seats from State Farm Center and help support the iconic facility.

As a part of the Illinois Renaissance of State Farm Center, fans have the opportunity to purchase a set of two attached chairs that have been removed from the facility and retrofitted with orange legs. They are the actual seats that fans sat in for decades and cheered on memorable Illini victories in the Assembly Hall and now State Farm Center.

A set of of chairs cost $325, plus $99 shipping and handling. Orders are being taken on Sets of chairs are not available for in-person pick up.

The seats are from the center of the west side of State Farm Center. They are padded and each set has arm rests. Each has been retrofitted with orange legs so they can easily be positioned and used in your home or office. Each set of chairs also features a commemorative orange and blue metal plaque that attaches to the side panel of the chairs and identifies the seats as coming directly from the facility.

The chairs are authentic from State Farm Center. They most likely have average wear but are in very usable condition.