Phase I 89,100 square feet
Phase II 62,525 square feet (three levels)
Immediately west of current football practice fields and the Smith Fieldhouse
Phase I is an indoor practice area, which will be approximately 140 yards long by 70 yards wide. Playing surface is synthetic turf similar to the turf being installed on the practice fields. Teams using the facility will include football, soccer, baseball, softball and golf.
Height of Practice Area
80 feet in the middle
65 feet at the ends
Phase II includes an Athletic Hall of Fame and foyer, memorabilia store, athletic administration offices, academic student-athlete center, Cougar Club & Varsity Club offices, football coaches offices, video facilities, strength and conditioning center, football locker rooms and equipment area, nutrition center, meeting and conference rooms, and storage areas.
Phase I $20 million (includes maintenance endowment)
Phase II $38 million (includes maintenance endowment)
(Maintenance endowment accounts for approximately 35 percent of project cost)
Construction will not begin until funding for Phase I is complete. Phase II will begin as soon as construction plans and funding are in place.
VCBO Architecture (Salt Lake City, Utah)