Ucf plans to begin the expansion by expanding the roth tower with more suites and club seating and also adding an additional 10000 seats in a third level on the east side of the stadium increasing the stadiums capacity to 56000. While the aacs new media deal will put 5 million more dollars in the program s coffers annually additional revenue may be drawn from investing in spectrum stadium.
The master plan includes a mention of a new stadium for ucf soccer stadium with parking north of spectrum stadium 26.
Ucf football stadium expansion. The impact of the new american athletic conference media rights deal and possible expansion of spectrum stadium. An updated roth athletics center which houses football ops and athletics administration. On field success has helped fuel demand for tickets to ucf football games with the program posting strong attendance numbers in recent years.
The first phase calls for 1200 bleacher seats with 600 seats to be added beyond each dugout. If ucf ever moved up to p5 odds are ucf wont win 22 games in a row. When ucf announced it had sold out its allotment of season tickets for the 2019 football season fans immediately began asking athletics director danny white about expanding spectrum stadium.
The stadium was designed for a planned expansion to 65000 seats. According to the ncaa which means its probably an inflated number ucf home game attendance averaged 44019 implying crowds may not have sold out. Florida am on august 29 at 730 pm.
Ucf has unveiled renderings for an upgraded kenneth g. The ucf knight riding pegasus photo by scott mcentireblue hq media. Dw wants scarcity of tickets to help push season tix saleswhich helped with many games this season and i dont see that changing with any type of large stadium expansion.
Bringing the pageantry of college football to ucf. University of central florida officials are exploring a potential expansion of spectrum stadium but have plenty of factors to consider before deciding whether to proceed with a project. Expansion of the ucf baseball complex is slated for construction in three separate phases and will bring an additional 3380 seats to the present 800 seating capacity.
Dixon athletics village which includes an expansion to the football ops building a student nutrition center outside spectrum stadium and a recovery cove when in florida right. As it took ucf winning 22 straight games to get only our 2nd sellout of the season ie. Spectrum stadium expansion features 800 new seats for ucf football games limited seats available by ucf knights june 9 2019 first game.
In fact there are no mentions of any spectrum stadium expansion plans in the master plan at all. Heres where stuff gets interesting. Ucf athletics director.