Stadium renovations won't affect Rose Bowl game

Posted-December 27th, 2011 4:37 pm

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) -- Renovations to the Rose Bowl aren't expected to affect "The Granddaddy of Them All" between the Oregon Ducks and the Wisconsin Badgers on Monday.

The 89-year-old stadium is undergoing a $160 million renovation that includes the additions of a new press box and luxury seats.

Rose Bowl officials told the Los Angeles Times ( this week that construction on a new video board has been finished as well as widening four tunnels. Seating hasn't been affected.

The renovations will resume Jan. 3.

(information from: Los Angeles Times,

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