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Encyclopedia > Martin Stadium
Martin Stadium
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Facility statistics
Location Pullman, Washington
Broke ground 1972
Opened 1972
Revovated {{{renovated}}}
Expanded {{{expanded}}}
Closed Open
Demolished N/A
Owner Washington State University
Operator Washington State University
Surface FieldTurf
Construction cost $1 million USD
Architect
Former names
N/A
Tenants
Washington State Cougars (NCAA)
Seating capacity
35,117

Martin Stadium is the primary field of Washington State University's Cougar football team. Named after Clarence D. Martin, governor of the state of Washington from 1932-1940. Commissioned in 1972, two years after the previous stadium, Rogers Field, was burned to the ground in a fire long believed to involve foul play. Martin Stadium has a capacity of 35,117. Pullman is a city located in Whitman County, Washington. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year that started on a Tuesday. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year that started on a Tuesday. ... Washington State University   Aerial View of Pullman Campus For the state of Washington in the United States, please see Washington. ... Washington State University   Aerial View of Pullman Campus For the state of Washington in the United States, please see Washington. ... FieldTurf is a Montreal-based company which installs artificial grass playing surfaces identified by the FieldTurf trademark. ... This article is about general United States currency. ... Washington State University   Aerial View of Pullman Campus For the state of Washington in the United States, please see Washington. ... The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often said NC-Double-A) is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletics programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... Washington State University   Aerial View of Pullman Campus For the state of Washington in the United States, please see Washington. ... A Cougar is: an animal, the Puma a helicopter type, the Eurocopter Cougar, with the civilian counterpart called Eurocopter Super Puma an armored military vehicle, the Cougar Hardened Engineer Vehicle, HEV [1] an armored fighting vehicle used by Canadian military, AVGP Cougar an alcoholic drink cougar/coug (2) (slang) an... Football is the name given to a number of different, but related, team sports. ... Clarence D. Martin (born June 29, 1886-August 11, 1955) served two terms as the governor of the state of Washington from 1933 to 1940. ... A governor is also a device that regulates the speed of a machine. ... Official language(s) None Capital Olympia Largest city Seattle Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 18th 184,824 km² 385 km 580 km 6. ... 1932 (MCMXXXII) is a leap year starting on Friday. ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year that started on a Tuesday. ...


Fire at Rogers Field

At 10:30PM on April 4, 1970, the day after Spring Break began, residents heard what they described as a gunshot at the field. By 2:00AM the stadium had burned to the ground, watched by 1,000 residence and firefighters. The exact cause, or offender, was never found, though there were several suspects. What remains of the field has been used for track and soccer practices. April 4 is the 94th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (95th in leap years). ... 1970 (MCMLXX in Roman) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Spring break is a week-long wecess from studying in early spring at univeities in the United States, Canada, Japan, Korea, China and other countr Headline text It is commonly a time when students travel to a tropical location and party hard for a week. ...


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Football Stadiums of the Pacific 10 Conference

Arizona Stadium (Arizona) | Autzen Stadium (Oregon) | Husky Stadium (Washington) | Martin Stadium (Washington State) | Memorial Coliseum (Southern California) | Memorial Stadium (California) | Reser Stadium (Oregon State) | Rose Bowl (UCLA) | Stanford Stadium (Stanford) | Sun Devil Stadium (Arizona State) The Pacific Ten Conference (Pac-10) is a college athletic conference which operates in the western United States. ... Arizona Stadium is an open-air stadium located on the campus of the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. ... Autzen Stadium is a sports facility owned and operated by the University of Oregon Athletic Department. ... For the home field of Northern Illinois University, see Huskie Stadium. ... For other uses, see Memorial Coliseum (disambiguation) and Coliseum. ... Officially named California Memorial Stadium, Memorial Stadium is the current home for Cal football. ... Image:Reserstad. ... This article is about the Los Angeles stadium. ... Postcard of Stanford Stadium, circa 1950, showing the site during a Big Game versus UC Berkeley. ... Sun Devil Stadium is located on the campus of Arizona State University in Tempe. ...


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Martin Stadium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (164 words)
Martin Stadium is the primary field of Washington State University's Cougar football team.
Named after Clarence D. Martin, governor of the state of Washington from 1932-1940.
Commissioned in 1972, two years after the previous stadium, Rogers Field, was burned to the ground in a fire long believed to involve foul play.
Stadiums (1700 words)
Maverick Stadium is a 9,500-seat concrete structure nestled in the piney woods of East Texas.
Abe Martin Stadium is a 10,000-seat concrete structure in the piney woods of Lufkin.
This Stadium is an aluminum structure and is one of the older facilities in East Texas.
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