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Bob Ford Field

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Location  Albany, New York
Broke ground  April 17, 2012
Capacity  8,500
Construction cost  24 million USD
Surface  FieldTurf
Opened  14 September 2013
Architecture firm  Heery International
Bob Ford Field
Full name  Bob Ford Field at Tom & Mary Casey Stadium
Operator  University at Albany, SUNY
Services engineer  Clough, Harbour & Associates
Address  1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
Owner  University at Albany, SUNY
Team  Albany Great Danes football
Similar  SEFCU Arena, Kenneth P LaValle Stadium, John Fallon Field, Andy Kerr Stadium, Meade Stadium

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Bob Ford Field is a football stadium in Albany, New York that is owned and operated by the University at Albany, SUNY and hosts the school's football team, as well as their soccer program. The stadium, with an initial seating capacity of 8,500, opened on September 14, 2013 when Albany made its debut in Colonial Athletic Association football against Rhode Island. It replaced University Field as the school's current stadium and is named after Bob Ford, who was head coach at Albany from 1970 until retiring at the end of the 2013 season.

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Features

  • 9,100-seats, including 629 chair-backs, bleachers, and a natural grass berm.
  • Daktronics scoreboard with a 39’ by 22’ high-definition video display and point-source sound system behind the south end zone.
  • Press level with four luxury suites, print media area, and booths for radio, television, coaches, and replay.
  • References

    Bob Ford Field Wikipedia


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