The American Bank Center is an entertainment complex located in Corpus Christi, Texas. The complex consists of an auditorium, convention center and arena. The facility hosts numerous conventions, trade shows, exhibitions, live performances and sporting events. It is home to the Corpus Christi IceRays Tier II Jr. A ice hockey team and the Texas A&M–Corpus Christi Islanders men's and women's NCAA basketball teams. It is owned by the city of Corpus Christi and managed by SMG.
In 2007, the arena was the site for a controversial event in the WWE. The same day as the scheduled show, professional wrestler Chris Benoit had died. EliteXC: Renegade was held at the arena in 2007 and WEC 39 in 2009.