The historic track surrounding the field at Kansas Memorial Stadium was removed with the completion of Rock Chalk Park and replaced with FieldTurf, making the surface safer for football student-athletes. HARD ROCK STADIUM.

Contents of this site are © Copyright 2020 by Lawrence Journal-World. The eight lane all-weather track was built in 1969, replacing the old cinder surface. Site feedback / 1921: In the first game in Kansas Memorial Stadium, KU defeated Kansas State, 21-7 in front of 5,160 fans on Oct. 3, 1921.

The University of Kansas initiates the Million Dollar Drive, designed as a fund-raising campaign to secure funds for the construction of a memorial honoring the KU students who died during World War I. Phog Allen, in his only season as football head coach, rallies his team from a 20-0 halftime deficit to a 20-20 tie against Nebraska. Like most stadiums of those early days, it was nothing more than a set of wooden stands bordering each side of the field.

/ Razorback Stadium Seating Chart. At that time McCook Street extended from Mississippi to Maine Street cutting directly through the present-day stadium. Jobs. Additional seating was added to the south end of the stadium. Less than 10% of seats at Memorial Stadium (Kansas) offer some type of shade or cover.

Another phase of the renovation covered the pressbox. Also, a new artificial turf is added. Independent guide linking to ticket resale marketplace.

Below is a sample of seats that are at least partially covered or shaded at different times of the day. Below is a sample of seats that are at least partially covered or shaded at different times of the day. You will also recieve a monthly “What’s On Guide” to your email! The completion of a two-year, $26 million, renovation project which included extensive infrastructure repairs, new concourse with improved concession stands and restrooms, new home locker room, a new press box with 36 scholarship suites and expanded facilities for radio, television and print media and a new elevator. Kansas played its first game on McCook Field on Oct. 27, 1892, defeating Illinois, 26-4. The seat type in Beaver Stadium is bleacher seating, except for the players’ family seating, the Mount Nittany Club seating, and the new South end zone upper deck seats. Permanent bleachers were purchased in 1992 increasing the seating capacity to 50,250. To search for tickets or to find out if your seats are protected from the sun or rain, follow the link for the seat finder.

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David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium has also been host to a number of community, musical and athletic activities. A new AstroTurf field is installed in the summer prior to the start of the 1990 season. The natural grass surface is replaced with artificial turf.
Oct. 24 To search for tickets or to find out if your seats are protected from the sun or rain, follow the link for the seat finder. Buy tickets or find your seats for an upcoming Kansas game. Wheelchair users should contact the venue prior to their visit to ensure their individual needs are med. Independent What's On Guide. Home fans are to look for Section EE and EF, which are located right behind the Penn State players’ bench. Fans of the visiting team at Memorial Stadium have sections 25-26 designated for them.