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Updated construction pics of Commonwealth Stadium

The folks over at UK Athletics shared some pictures of the ongoing construction at Commonwealth Stadium with us today, and whoa, things are looking different. Just look at how much work they’ve done to demo part of the lower bowl for the new Field Club level.

That press box that used to hold all our media friends and Alan Cutler’s farts? Gone:

What will be the team’s new facilities in the east end zone:

Check out all of the pictures of the progress at TheNewCWS.com.

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5 Comments for Updated construction pics of Commonwealth Stadium



  1. Melvit
    1:50 pm December 17, 2014 Permalink

    From that first picture, I thought there was going to be a big UK sign. I like it better with the UK sign.



  2. Time Expired
    1:51 pm December 17, 2014 Permalink

    I am sure this is gonna be a beautiful stadium when completed. With Stoops bringing UK to football respectability very soon I am wondering if there is any contingency to up the seating capacity in the future. Sure would be nice to see 70 to 75000 at CWS cheering on the Cats.



    • memphis
      2:10 pm December 17, 2014 Permalink

      First, they actually lowered the seating capacity by several thousand seats to make these renovations. Second, let’s consistently fill the stadium before we start talking about expanding it.



  3. EdC
    2:30 pm December 17, 2014 Permalink

    I thought Alan Cutler’s mustache was the keeper.



  4. ReverendBlue
    4:23 pm December 17, 2014 Permalink

    If you win, they will come.