U of Oregon plans to bar too-wide seat cushions

Updated: June 18, 2013, 5:36 PM ET
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Some University of Oregon fans say it's getting crowded in the bleachers. The problem: Jumbo seat cushions.

So the school proposes to limit cushions to 17 inches wide.

University spokeswoman Julie Brown says there have been "a few complaints" about extra-wide cushions taking up too much space at venues with bench-style seating, such as Autzen Stadium and Hayward Field. The benches include seat numbers, but no lines to mark just how much room each spectator gets.

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