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A plan to build a big thing on Charlotte's east side-- has been put on hold. A company called GoodSports wanted to build an amateur sports complex behind Bojangles' Coliseum in east Charlotte. The complex would have included a fieldhouse, hotel and restaurant. That company now says it's putting those…

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A much-anticipated decision about divvying up sales-tax dollars to sports-stadium projects was handed-off to the full Legislature on Thursday. And now, a process that was intended to reducing lobbying may do the opposite. The Joint Legislative Budget Commission, comprised of seven senators and seven representatives, agreed to move any funding…

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For years Montana's golf coaches were forced to tell prospective golfers they would have to rely on nets, simulators and mirrors to keep their swings grooved when the temperatures dropped. And for the short game? Well, there really were no answers  -- until now. Montana broke ground Monday at the…

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Al Ain fans will find out on Thursday whether the club’s much-acclaimed Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium has been named stadium of the year in a leading competition. The Garden City outfit’s 25,000-seater home has been nominated for the accolade by Stadiony.net and StadiumDB.com, two websites dedicated to sports stadia. The…

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Georgia has zeroed in on a location to build a new indoor practice facility and the expected cost has increased considerably. The UGA Athletic Association board of directors went into a behind closed doors executive session for about 20 minutes during its quarterly meeting Tuesday afternoon at the Georgia Center…

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AT&T’s deal to bring better wireless connectivity to Pac-12 conference schools expanded into the basketball zone, with announcement of DAS upgrades at the University of Washington’s Alaska Airlines Arena. Officially and somewhat longwindedly called the Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edumunson Pavilion, the cozy 10,000-seat facility is home to not…

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The athletic department at the University of Michigan is moving forward with a $168 million project to build a sports complex. The Ann Arbor News  reports department officials want the multi-use facility built on a 17-acre property purchased by the school last year. But approval is needed for the $2.4…

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11.1 million dollars. That's how much income was generated last year by sporting events held in the Key City. Abilene wins big when it comes to hosting sporting events, but according to Debi Schultz, the city could be making a lot more. "Abilene is very behind compared to other cities…

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A new sports stadium is sure to bring more opportunities for people living in Pooler. The stadium will be at a recreation complex off Preston Stokes Drive near Pooler parkway. It's a SPLOST funded project that city officials have been discussing for the past year.. Thomas and Hutton is the…

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The Cailloux Foundation has offered to help underwrite a $12 million city sports complex in Kerrville to meet growing demand among youth leagues there for soccer, baseball and softball fields. Plans call for the foundation to supply 75 acres straddling Holdsworth Drive, plus $2 million in cash, then oversee construction…