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Illinois Field (1884)

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Location  Champaign, Illinois
Closed  1987
Capacity  17,000
Opened  1884
Operator  University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Owner  University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Similar  Memorial Stadium Champaign, State Farm Center, Staerkel Planetarium, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

Illinois Field was a stadium in Champaign, Illinois. It hosted the Illinois Fighting Illini football team until they moved to the Memorial Stadium in 1923 and the school's baseball team until they moved to the current Illinois Field in 1988. The stadium held 17,000 people at its peak.

Events

The field hosted the 1982 Big Ten Conference Baseball Tournament, won by Minnesota.

References

Illinois Field (1884) Wikipedia


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