Men’s Basketball Practice Facility

Birmingham, Alabama
University of Alabama Completed 2011

The project included a 15,600 SF renovation of the existing one-level volleyball gymnasium, which is part of the multi-story Coleman Coliseum, into a new two-court practice facility for the Men’s Basketball program and conversion of 9,500 SF of existing offices into new locker rooms and player development areas. A new plaza and main entry to the Basketball program was also created. The practice facility contains a weight room and training area with an observation deck added via a newly created mezzanine. The locker room includes custom wood lockers and modern shower and restroom facilities, while an adjacent lounge offers soft seating, TV’s and gaming opportunities, and study areas. A tiered meeting room offers modern A/V systems and lounge seating in customized leather chairs. A coaches’ locker room, state of the art training room, equipment room, and support storage areas are also present. Exciting customized graphics greet players and recruits at every turn.