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    Jack Trice expansion?

    I heard that at Jack Trice they are renovating the south endzone sometime. Like they are going to add seats from the south edge of both rows of seats, have them connected and then add a deck above it. Are they going to?


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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonenate View Post
    I heard that at Jack Trice they are renovating the south endzone sometime. Like they are going to add seats from the south edge of both rows of seats, have them connected and then add a deck above it. Are they going to?
    That sounds like some GOOD NEWS!



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    Yes, project starts at seasons end 2009.



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    Is this true?!? That would be awesome!!!





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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    I don't think they're going to expand it since they'll probably be replacing it soon anyways.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...e-stadium.html



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    Quote Originally Posted by SeattleClone View Post
    I don't think they're going to expand it since they'll probably be replacing it soon anyways.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...e-stadium.html
    Yeah, I heard the new statdium will have a retractable roof so we can play bowl games in it.



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    I can't believe the size of the new video board that's going to be mounted over the field. I hope punters don't hit it.



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    And the outdoor bowling alley in the east plaza can convert to a skating rink in the winter so we can use it year round.



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    I hear they're putting in a pirate ship above the lower level where they'll be selling beer and rum to anyone wearing cyclone captain's hat.



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    I heard that in addition to bowling in the south end zone, there will be additional decks added to the east and west sides, making triple deckers like Kyle field at aTm. The new press box will be visible from Story City.


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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    The uprights that retract underground when not being used are going to be cool, but I'm actually really psyched for that 34-foot wall they're putting right at the bottom of sections 15 and 16. That'll help fix a TON of problems.

    When they connect the upper deck over the Jake's roof in the north endzone, how many extra seats will that be? I know I read it somewhere, but I forgot.


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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    I also heard that they are putting in a rocket launching pad to one up the flyovers at other stadiums.



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    I've heard theyre building a massive cannon, that when completed, will be able to hit the stadium in iowa city.



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    Re: Jack Trice expansion?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson83 View Post
    I've heard theyre building a massive cannon, that when completed, will be able to hit the stadium in iowa city.
    They are going to start selling Beer too, right? And instead of Luxury suites on top of the south bowl, they are putting a Beer garden up there. Similar to the Miller Lite Party Deck at Soldier Field



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