University at Buffalo gets green light on $18M fieldhouse; will issue construction bids in next few days.

At long last, the University at Buffalo will get its indoor athletic training facility. The university has received final approval from New York state on its $18 million fieldhouse project and expects to issue construction bids by next week, according to sources in the athletic department. Athletic Director Allen Greene was not available for comment. UB had lined up the funding – a mix of philanthropy and athletic department revenue – in December but waited for months for a sign-off from the…