Sports agent Casey Wasserman’s big donation ensured that UCLA’s new football facility will be called the Wasserman Football Center. Several naming opportunities are still available (see above), including the chance to name — wait for it — the team barbershop for $500,000. You can see the full floor plan here.
UCLA announced that it has raised $40 million in cash and pledges toward its new football facility, $10 million short of the original projected cost. The school also released new renderings of the building from ZGF Architects.
Head coach Jim Mora’s recent contract extension stipulated that if construction on the facility does not begin by October 2015, all his potential buyouts would be waived.
UCLA announced Thursday morning that former player Andy Meyers and his wife Shannon have committed $1 million toward the school’s plan to build a football facility west of Spaulding Field. Meyers was an All-Pac-10 guard and third-team All-American who is now the CEO of Shangri-La Construction. Continue reading