Construction of the 45,000-square-foot facility is scheduled to conclude ahead of the 2023-2024 academic year. Located in the east end zone of Spero Financial Field at Melvin and Dollie Younts Stadium, the state-of-the-art facility will house coaches’ offices, locker rooms, team meeting rooms, and a training and sports medicine center.
The first Anderson University Trojan Football season is scheduled to begin in 2024. AU is an NCAA Division II program within the South Atlantic Conference (SAC).
Among those attending the groundbreaking ceremony included City of Anderson Mayor Terence Roberts, Trojan Football Coach Bobby Lamb, Anderson University Vice President for Athletics Dr. Bert Epting, members of the Anderson University Board of Trustees, and state and local community leaders.
Past news about the launch of the first Anderson University Trojan Football team include:
Anderson University Moving Forward with Plan to Launch Football Program
(October 3, 2019)
Network Controls Gift Benefits New Trojan Football Program
(July 22, 2021)