The Carrier Dome is a 49,262-seat domed sports stadium located on the campus of Syracuse University in the University Hill neighborhood of Syracuse, New York, USA. It is home to the Syracuse Orange football, basketball and lacrosse teams. High school football and basketball championships are also held in The Dome, as well as the annual New York State Field Band Conference championships, as are occasional concerts. New York's high school indoor track and field championship was held at the Carrier Dome. The Carrier Dome is the largest domed stadium of any college campus and the largest domed stadium in the Northeastern United States. Also, it is the largest on-campus basketball arena in the nation, with a listed capacity of 33,000, however this limit has been easily exceeded several times. Consequently, Syracuse University's Men's Basketball per-game and single-season attendance numbers are usually annual contenders for the top rank in the nation. Lacrosse crowds are not as large, but the venue allows Syracuse's lacrosse teams to play home games throughout the February to May regular season. The Dome has thus seen many of NCAA basketball's largest crowds. On February 27, 2010, a new
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