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Groundbreaking For Basketball Center

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(Courtesy University of Connecticut)

(Courtesy University of Connecticut)

Storrs – The University of Connecticut held a groundbreaking ceremony today for the new 78,200 square foot Basketball Development Center.  It is estimated the facility will cost $35 million and will feature practice gyms for the men’s and women’s basketball programs, along with locker rooms, coaches’ offices, and areas for academic support, video analysis, sports medicine and strength training.

Speakers at the ceremony included:  Uconn President, Susan Herbst; Uconn Athletic Director Warde Manual; Basketball Coach Geno Aureimma; Basketball Coach Kevin Ollie and former Uconn/ NBA player, Donny Marshall.

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