Louisiana Tech

Memorial Gym renovation under way

Courtesy of Louisiana Tech Athletics RUSTON – After almost 60 years of existence, including four decades of enduring the bounce of a ball and the scuff of athletic shoes, the history-rich pecan basketball court at Memorial Gym began undergoing a facelift Monday night. Demolition on the existing floor which came with the facility that was constructed… Read More

Austin Peay State University

Floor renovation continues at APSU’s Dunn Center

Courtesy of Robert Smith with The Leaf Chronicle Completion date expected after students arrive CLARKSVILLE, TENN. — Progress is moving forward slowly on the Dunn Center’s new floor renovation, which likely won’t be complete until after students arrive in late August. Austin Peay’s Director of Facilities, Planning and Projects Al Westerman said the wood from Connor Sports… Read More

Sports Floors Inc.

Dunn Center ready for brand new floor

Courtesy of Greg Williamson with The Leaf Chronicle CLARKSVILLE, TENN. — Visitors to the Dunn Center can’t miss the effects of Austin Peay’s total floor renovation to the 37-year-old basketball arena. Workers have completely removed every part of Dave Loos Court in Dave Aaron Arena and the court’s namesake, athletic director Dave Loos, said some channeling… Read More

APSU Dunn Center

Austin Peay State University’s Dunn Center floor receiving extreme makeover

Courtesy of Clarksville Online Clarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University‘s Dunn Center floor is getting more than a facelift. After seeing part of the floor twice replaced in the past decade, a whole new surface will be in place when the 2012 Austin Peay State University volleyball season opens this fall–call it Extreme Makeover… Read More

Louisiana-Monroe ULM

Fant-Ewing Coliseum receives court upgrade

MONROE, La. – The court inside Fant-Ewing Coliseum will have a new look to it when the ULM men’s and women’s basketball teams begin play in November. The court has been redesigned and repainted with a fresh look, which includes the primary ULM logo at center court and “Warhawks” on each baseline. It is the… Read More

Sports Floors - UA Fort Smith

Rules Panel approves restricted-area arc for Division I

Rules panel approves restricted-area arc for Div. I;Divisions II and III get one-year delay; women’s three-point line also moved By Greg Johnson NCAA.org The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel during its conference call on Monday approved adding a visible restricted-area arc three feet from the center of the basket where a secondary defender cannot legally… Read More

Ole Miss Gillom Center

Connor Floor Installed In Basketball Practice Facility

OXFORD, Miss. – Ole Miss has put the finishing touches on its new men’s and women’s basketball practice facility by installing a Connor hardwood floor. About 22,000 square feet of Focus™ were installed, with 11,000 square feet in each of the men’s and women’s gymnasiums, said Jon Isaacs, Vice President and General Manager of Connor Sports Flooring,… Read More

Sports Floors Inc.

Sports Floors, Inc. adds sales territories as competitors shrink in marketplace

By Michael Sheffield, Memphis Business Journal The last three years have been the best in history for Sports Floors, Inc., but Bruce Gleneck, the company’s founder, hopes things get even better. Sports Floors installs and maintains gym and fitness floors.  It is the only Connor Sports Flooring representative in Memphis. Gleneck says Sports Floors had… Read More

Sports Floors Inc.

Sports Floors, Inc. moving HQ, expects more business with NCAA rule change

Memphis Business Journal – by Michael Sheffield Sportsfloors, Inc., which installs and maintains gym and fitness floors, plans to move from its 3,500-square-foot headquarters on Tillman to a new 8,400-square-foot facility in Bartlett this summer. The new facility, which is budgeted to cost $500,000 to build, is the latest bit of success for Sportsfloors, which… Read More