Henry Dale & Betty Smith Football Performance Center – UIUC

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Champaign, IL

Project Cost



112,000 sq. ft.



Designed by Architect HNTB, this brand-new 112,000 square foot, $79.2M Illinois Football Performance Center will greatly enhance football recruiting for the Fighting Illini. The building has three floor levels. The lower level contains a weight room, offices, entrances, and lobby and connects to the existing indoor practice facility. The first level contains locker rooms, lounge, nutrition, equipment room, laundry, sports medicine, and hydrotherapy. The second level contains offices, meeting rooms, coaches lockers, lounge, and main auditorium.

Petry-Kuhne was awarded the General Trades contract for this project and was instrumental in it’s on-time completion in Summer 2019.