SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

Renovations made to Ross-Ade visiting locker rooms

There is now air conditioning in visitor locker rooms at Ross-Ade stadium.

Posted: Jul. 25, 2018 4:07 PM
Updated: Jul. 26, 2018 4:58 AM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — There is now air conditioning in visitor locker rooms at Ross-Ade stadium.

The upgrades to the locker rooms began last season. On top of the air, the university also added new flooring and chairs.

You may remember last year, we reported University of Michigan Coach Jim Harbuaugh making harsh statements about the condition of the visitors locker-rooms involving a lack of air-conditioning and other resources.

Director of Communications for Purdue Athletics, Tom Schott said Harbaugh's statement only played a small part in the decision to upgrade the facilities.

"I truthfully don't think we realized the condition it had fallen into, it needed some updating, we recognize that, glad it got pointed out to us and glad we could make these improvements," said Schott. 

Schott said a thorough review of the locker rooms was done at the end of last season.

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Overcast
41° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 33°
Kokomo
Overcast
42° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 36°
Rensselaer
Overcast
41° wxIcon
Hi: 52° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 35°
Fowler
Overcast
41° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 35°
Williamsport
Overcast
41° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 33°
Crawfordsville
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 31°
Frankfort
Overcast
44° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 38°
Delphi
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 47° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 33°
Monticello
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 33°
Logansport
Overcast
39° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 31°
Rainy, windy, chilly weather will give way to better weather by Easter Sunday.
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events