St. Pete Denies Rays' Ballpark Search Deal Luck Reiterates Stance On Likeness Compensation Levine: Yankee Stadium Can House MLS, MLB Sabres Impressed With HarborCenter Facility Braves Add Land For New Ballpark Parking Rice Univ. Upgrading Football Stadium Facility Notes WVU Looking For Luck's Replacement DC United Finalizes New Stadium Approval Redskins Nix Chinese-Built Wi-Fi System Deal
Published January 14, 1997
The NCAA men's basketball committee is "refusing to consider" the Rose Garden in Portland, OR, as a potential site for a regional NCAA tournament round due to the state's legal sports action lottery game (Portland OREGONIAN, 1/11). ...In Philadelphia, Edward Moran looks at the state's Legislative session and it's role in stadium funding in PA. Moran: "State participation in stadium development seems a long way off in the Legislature. No new bills are within sight that would authorize forming a state sports authority. No bipartisan committee to review [a state task force's] recommendations has been formed" (PHILA. DAILY NEWS, 1/14).