Tag: University of Alabama


Alabama varsity basketball arena

University of Alabama new basketball arena

The University of Alabama (US) trustees approved a plan on February 4th to construct a new basketball and gymnastics arena that would replace the 54-year-old Coleman Coliseum at a cost of $183 million. ‘The Charlotte Observer’ stated that the new facility would seat about 10,130 people, or... » Read more


Blazers all guns ‘blaz’ing Protective Stadium

Univ. of Alabama Protective Stadium inaugural event

Protective Stadium (US), a key World Games venue due to stage the Birmingham 2022 Opening and Closing Ceremonies, has witnessed its grand opening. ‘Inside the Games’ stated that the 45,000-capacity venue was used by the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Blazers gridiron football team as... » Read more


Alabama varsity plan full house for football

University of Alabama planning with full capacity

The Athletic Director at the University of Alabama (US) Greg Byrne has said that plans to have fans in full attendance at the Bryant-Denny Stadium for the 2021 football season remains on course. He made this statement on social media. ‘AL.com’ stated that his post came in response to questions... » Read more


Alabama announces $600mn upgrade for athletic facilities

University of Alabama

The University of Alabama’s athletic facilities will get a massive facelift over the next 10 years at a cost of $600 million, according to several media reports. The extensive renovations of the Bryant-Denny Stadium and Coleman Coliseum, located inside the university campus, will reduce capacity... » Read more


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