Utica, NY (WIBX) - The Utica College hockey teams will continue to call the Utica Auditorium home for the next five years.

UC and the Upper Mohawk Valley Auditorium Authority have agreed to a five-year extension of their lease agreement.

The Pioneers men's and women's teams have played at the Aud since the teams' inception in 2001.

The men's team has consistently set Division III attendance records.

The lease agrement includes a five-year renewal option after 2017.