Brick Breeden 2014 Upgrade Project

Brick Breeden Fieldhouse

Featuring

Flooring:
Bobcat track and field athletes will train and compete on a new, world class surface made by industry leader, Mondo.
Flooring
Seating:
The 100 level on both the north and south side will feature brand new individual seats with chair backs and cup holders to increase the comfort for our fans.
Seating
Curtain System:
As a means of creating a more intimate venue for Bobcat basketball games, a curtaining system will be installed in the 200 level on the north and south sides. The curtaining system is the same system in place at most NBA arenas.
Curtaining System
Sound System:
A new sound system is being installed that will greatly improve sound coverage as well as clarity throughout the arena bowl.

Fieldhouse History

The Fieldhouse was originally built in 1956 at a cost of 1.6 million dollars. This would be 13.8 million dollars today.

The fieldhouse was last renovated in the late 1990’s and the projects included:

  • New athletic offices and main offices for coaches
  • A weight room addition and remodel
  • A new main entrance on the south side of the building
  • Locker room remodel
  • New reception areas
  • New Hall of Fame
  • Major infrastructure improvements for the heating system, electrical distribution system and plumbing
  • Seismic updates
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) updates, including the installation of an elevator from the main level to the mezzanine
  • Replacement of all the seating, including the installation of some padded seats

Photo Album - Before

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Photo Album - During

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