Recent Posts tagged with Michigan State University

Michigan State Selects Full Complement of Ross Video Gear

Ross Video announced that Michigan State Athletic Communications has selected a full suite of Ross Video products for use within their extensive control room upgrade. The department is deploying the company’s Carbonite range of video production switchers in tandem with the CrossOver video production switcher; openGear terminal equipment; NK Series routing system; BlackStorm playout server; […]  More

Venue News: MSU Breaks Ground on Venue Expansion; Ball State to Install Two HD Video Boards

Compiled by Karen Hogan, Associate Editor, Sports Video Group Michigan State University about two weeks ago broke ground on a $24.5 million, two-level expansion at its football venue’s north side. Work will continue throughout this football season, with the project slated for completion in July 2014. Spartan Stadium’s new addition will house a recruitment center for all […]  More

Venue Q&A: Michigan State’s Rick Church

By: Rick Price, President, MoeBAM! Venue Media Services, and Director, SVG Venue Technology Committee Rick Church is currently in his 15th year as director of broadcast technology at Michigan State University. Previously, he spent 17 years as director of scoreboard operations for the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers. He also worked for many […]  More

Michigan State’s Spartan Stadium Never Sounded So Good

The upper collegiate sports tiers venerate their aging stadiums as they would a great library or chapel. Fortunately, sound systems aren’t included in landmark-status qualifications, which lets these “mature” facilities be updated so that they can sound like freshmen again. That’s the case at Michigan State University, where Spartan Stadium recently finished an audio overhaul […]  More

Venue News: 2013 Winter Classic Awarded to Michigan; Seattle Makes Play for NBA, NHL Teams

It’s official: The 2013 Winter Classic will pit Original Six rivals Detroit and Toronto at Michigan Stadium in a chance to break the hockey attendance record. The record hockey crowd is 104,173 at Michigan Stadium for a college game in Ann Arbor, MI, between Michigan and Michigan State on Dec. 11, 2010. The first five […]  More

Venue News: Hockey Returns to Maple Leaf Gardens; UK Mulls Rupp Renovations

Next spring, Maple Leaf Gardens will reopen for hockey’s return.  The iconic arena will be the centerpiece of Ryerson University’s new $71.2 million athletic complex, featuring 2,600 seats situated directly below the distinctive white dome of the old building, approximately 50 feet above the entrance off Carlton St. The new playing surface, which is roughly […]  More

Basketball-in-a-Stadium Is Old Hat for CBS

Capturing the drama of basketball in the sprawling setting of a football stadium may seem like a daunting task, but it is nothing new for CBS Sports. After all, the network is coming off three South Regional NCAA Tournament games at Houston’s Reliant Stadium last week and produced both the 2009 Final Four and the […]  More

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