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BYU’s football stadium is going to look a bit different this fall

Jan 4, 2019, 4:39 PM
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Utah State senior linebacker (42) Suli Tamaivena plays against BYU on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo. (Wade Denniston USU Athletic Media Relations )
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PROVO — We’re learning more today about the small facelift coming to Brigham Young University’s football stadium.

It’s not a big renovation, but fans should notice a difference.

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An artist’s rendering shows what improvements to LaVell Edwards Stadium will look like, with construction expected to be completed in time for the 2019 season. The improvements include structures that will connect all four corners of the stadium. (BYU Athletics)

The renderings for the renovations set for LaVell Edwards Stadium show newly connected walkways at the four corners of the structure. No additional seating is being added, but after the renovation, fans will be able to walk between the different seating areas of the arena without having to go all the way to the bottom level.

There will also be more restrooms added to the facility overall.

The changes are expected to wrap up before the football season kicks off. Some big games you can catch down in Provo this year: BYU versus Utah State, Hawai’i and Northern Illinois.

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