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TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State announced Thursday that it will demolish the north end zone upper deck at Sun Devil Stadium following the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl in late December.
"The removal of the north end zone, with its resultant reduction in capacity, will right-size the building and open the upper bowl as it once was," athletic director Steve Patterson said in a statement. "This will provide a louder, more intimate atmosphere and enhance the gameday experience, further the development along Rio Salado Parkway, and give us additional flexibility for future planning."
The project is not tied to ASU's greater Sun Devil Stadium renovation plans, which still have no set timetable. The demolition of the upper-level seating, which includes sections 220-228, will reduce the stadium's capacity by approximately 5,700 seats, from 71,706 to roughly 66,000.
Sun Devil Stadium has been expanded three times since opening in 1958, most recently in 1992. It is curr...
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Arizona State’s basketball team might not be getting the same level of upgrade on its uniforms as the football team recently announced, but the Sun Devils will be sporting new Nike jerseys with one major change. Instead of a blank back on their black jerseys, they’ll be showcasing a new version with a pitchfork background. ASUDevils.com tweeted out a photo of the change while...
TEMPE, Ariz. -- In football as in life, it is natural to prefer the comforts of home. From the familiarity of the locker room and the sideline to a home crowd and not having to get on a plane afterward, home games offer plenty of advantages.
Great teams, however, win on the road, too.
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Though Carson's early exit to the NBA has been anticipated since he arrived in Tempe, coach Herb Sendek said Thursday that he has no doubt the dynamic point guard will leave for the pros after this season.
Carson was one of the most heralded in-state recruits in Arizona State history and he...
Arizona State made a splash when it added Tempe native Calaen Robinson to its 2012 recruiting class, giving the Sun Devils three players from the Valley to round out the class and provide a foundation to build upon for the future. But that optimism was put on hold when it was announced last November that Robinson would have to sit out the entire 2012-13 season due to an off-the-court issue.
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[The Big Lead, via @NDSportsBlogger]
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DevilsDigest.com publisher Hod Rabino stops by to answer 10 questions regarding the Sun Devils entering Saturday's matchup with 3-1, No. 22 Arizona State.
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