UA PROJECTS: They included renovations to the Tyson Track Center and a baseball clubhouse.

KNWA reports on University of Arkansas Board of Trustees approval today of roughly $50 million worth of athletic department construction projects on the Fayetteville campus.

They are:


* An $8 to $10 million track and field operations center at John McDonnell Field

* A $15 to $20 million renovation and expansion of the Randal Tyson Indoor Track Center


* A $20 to $25 million baseball clubhouse at Baum Stadium.

Gifts and athletic department revenue will pay for the work, which includes interest payments on bonds issued to provide construction financing.


Details on specifications, bids and site plans can be found on the UA Board agenda, beginning on about page 99.