US Stadium Design Unveiled

28 September 2010 (Last Updated September 28th, 2010 18:30)

The design has been unveiled for the expanded football stadium to be built at the UNC Charlotte campus in North Carolina, US. The 15,300-seat stadium can be expanded to 40,000 seats, once the UNC sports team, Charlotte 49ers move to the Football Bowl Subdivision (I-A). The

The design has been unveiled for the expanded football stadium to be built at the UNC Charlotte campus in North Carolina, US.

The 15,300-seat stadium can be expanded to 40,000 seats, once the UNC sports team, Charlotte 49ers move to the Football Bowl Subdivision (I-A).

The $45m stadium has been designed by Jenkins-Peer Architects in collaboration with Kansas-based DLR Group.

The scheme will feature artificial turf, two practice fields, a scoreboard, lights, field house, locker rooms and an observation deck.

Ground-breaking for the stadium is scheduled for April 2011, according to charlotteobserver.com.