ing and cooling systems. That phase of the
comprehensive renovation plan was completed
in the summer of 2004; with work on phase
two of the project – which will include changes
and updates to the coaches’ offices, player
locker rooms and training areas – next on the
These changes are just the first steps in
the overall master plan that will virtually
transform the Golden Eagle sports programs
by vastly improving the facilities that house
each and every team, and in turn, transform the entire Department of Athletics.
Coliseum’s improvements fall in a five-phase plan that includes the recently completed first phase, and additional phases
that will improve team and staff facilities,
floor seating, auxiliary support facilities and
improvements in concessions, restrooms
and the concourse area, as well as the exterior facade of the building.
All of these changes will be done in an
effort to improve every venue at Southern Miss,
enabling each to become more fan-friendly
and provide a better atmosphere and game
day experience that is sure to increase excitement and support for the various sports teams.