New Baylor University stadium

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Baylor Stadium
LocationWaco, Texas
Broke ground2012
Opened2014 (planned)
OwnerBaylor University
OperatorBaylor University
Construction cost$250 million[1]
ArchitectPopulous[2]
Capacity45,000
(expandable to 55,000)
Tenants
Baylor Bears football team
 
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Baylor Stadium
LocationWaco, Texas
Broke ground2012
Opened2014 (planned)
OwnerBaylor University
OperatorBaylor University
Construction cost$250 million[1]
ArchitectPopulous[2]
Capacity45,000
(expandable to 55,000)
Tenants
Baylor Bears football team

Baylor Stadium is a description of a football stadium in Waco, Texas, that is under construction. It will be owned and operated by Baylor University. It is currently due to open in 2014 and will have a capacity of 45,000 spectators and would be expandable to 55,000 spectators[3] It will be the home of the Baylor Bears football team.[2] It will replace Floyd Casey Stadium as the current home of the Bears.

The stadium will contain 39 suites, 74 Loge boxes, 1,200 outdoor club seats, 3,000 Baylor Line seating, and 6,700 total student designated seating[4].

References

  1. ^ Werner, John (November 5, 2011). "Baylor Regents to Study Viability of On-Campus Stadium". Waco Tribune-Herald. http://www.baylor.edu/nation/index.php?id=86133. 
  2. ^ a b Hill, Jerry (November 5, 2011). "On-Campus Stadium Getting a Closer Look". Baylor Bear Insider. http://www.baylorbears.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/110511aab.html. Retrieved November 5, 2011. 
  3. ^ Ubben, David (March 13, 2012). "Baylor Closer to On-Campus Stadium". ESPN. 
  4. ^ "Baylor Stadium - Stadium Facts". Baylor University. http://www.baylor-stadium.com/stadium-facts/. Retrieved July 8, 2012. 

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