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North Texas gets $20 million for stadium naming rights

9/22/2011

The University of North Texas announced a 20-year naming-rights sponsorship agreement with Apogee for the new football stadium.

The $20 million deal for Apogee Stadium is the second-largest naming-rights agreement for college football stadiums to date.

The new stadium has a capacity of 31,000 and features 21 luxury suites, 750 club suites, banquet space and a team spirit apparel store.

Apogee is the nation’s largest provider of on‐campus residential networks for higher education.

"UNT found an ideal teammate in Apogee, a Texas‐based company that shares our commitment to higher education and to having positive economic and social impacts," UNT president V. Lane Rawlins said in a statement. "We know firsthand Apogee’s stellar quality and commitment to students and through this new partnership we are able to improve the environment for our students and our communities."