GW unveils redesigned court (Video)

July 23, 2013

(Courtesy of GW Athletics)

In late May, GW released an image of a planned redesign for the court at the Charles E. Smith Center. By the looks of things, it seems like they’ve been hard at work since then.

GW put together a time-lapse video of the work being done, finishing with an unveiling of the court, complete with the silhouettes of the White House, the Capitol and the Washington Monument.

“When people around the world are watching our games, we want them to immediately recognize and understand the university’s unique setting in the middle of the action in this world-class city,” said athletics director Patrick Nero, via press release.

Also, please immediately recognize and understand the university’s hashtag.

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