College football: SEC vs. Big 12 facilities — by the numbers

How do the football facilities of the Big 12 and SEC directly stack up against each other? Let's take a look.
by Gina Mizell Modified: August 30, 2013 at 9:00 am •  Published: August 25, 2013

2,000: The square footage being added this summer to West Virginia's revamped weight room, which already encompassed 24,000 square feet. By comparison, Alabama's is 34,000 square feet.

94,000: The square footage of Kansas State's indoor practice facility, the largest in the Big 12 and one of the biggest in the nation.

60,000: The square footage of Iowa State's recently completed new football complex.

80,000: The square footage of Mississippi State's recently completed new football complex.

3: The number of 70-inch TVs in Alabama's “Captains' Lounge.”

40 million: The cost of Georgia's renovated football facility, which includes a new weight room, indoor practice facility, training room and players' lounge.

450 million: The cost of expanding Texas A&M's Kyle Field, which will make it the largest stadium in the state of Texas at 102,500 in 2015.

1,200: The total number of club seats expected to be in Baylor's new stadium opening in 2014.

3,200: The number of club seats expected to be added to the south end zone alone during LSU's most recent expansion project scheduled to be completed in 2014.

1: The number of electrical outlets — perfect for charging cellphones and other mobile devices — in each locker of Ole Miss' renovated locker room in its indoor practice facility. That feature is becoming standard across college football's new locker rooms.

38 x 100: The dimensions of Texas Tech's new video board at Jones AT&T Stadium, which is believed to be the eighth-largest in college football. Texas' is the largest in the Big 12.

1: Number of mixed martial arts fighting cages in Tennessee's new weight room.

by Gina Mizell
OSU Sports Reporter
Gina Mizell joined The Oklahoman in August of 2011 as the Oklahoma State beat writer, where she covered the Cowboys' historic run to the Big 12 championship and Fiesta Bowl in her first season on the job. Before arriving in Stillwater, Gina was...
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