Description: The Charlotte 49ers 15,000 seat football stadium, being built so that it is expandable to 40,000 seats, will house the 49ers football program.<br /><br />The Football Stadium Complex features the 15,000 seat stadium, a field house, and two practice fields. A 6,636 square-foot press box, complete with media seating, a university box and television and radio booths will adorn the west sideline at the concourse level. The field house includes coaches offices and meeting rooms, locker rooms and weight and training rooms as well as a 1,920 square-foot Academic Center, a 2,757 square-foot tiered classroom and a 5,947 square-foot Hospitality Deck.
History: Nov 1, 2011 - field named McColl-Richardson Field<br />Jun 11, 2013 - stadium named Jerry Richardson Stadium<br />Aug 31, 2013 - first home game, Charlotte defeated Campbell 52-7; official attendance: 16,630
Units: 15,000 seats, expandable to 40,000
Construction Start: April 2011
Construction End: October 2012
Architect: Jenkins • Peer Architects and DLR Group