Bright Football Complex Renovation: Quotes


“This project is huge for our needs, our desires to be at the top of our league. We wanted a facility that puts us in the top tier in the country. We wanted to establish a wow factor. Young people would recognize right off that bat.” – Kevin Sumlin, Head Coach

“It really speaks to what we are building here at Texas A&M. It’s not just about the past or the present, it really is about the future and where we are going as a University.” – Jason Cook, Senior Associate Athletics Director for External Affairs 

“The Texas A&M Aggies and their deep-pocketed boosters are serious about winning football games in the SEC. With these spectacular new digs, championships should come sooner rather than later.” – Brad Crawford, Saturday Down South

“The complex rests in the south end zone of Kyle Field and includes an array of gadgets, gizmos and amenities — enough to make anyone want to live like an Aggie player, coach or even towel boy for a day.” – Fox Sports

“It would be tough for any recruit to visit a complex like this and say no to Kevin Sumlin and company.” – Sam Cooper, Yahoo Sports

“Kevin Sumlin has already been doing a great job on the recruiting trail, this might make it unfair.” – Andrew Holleran, College Spun

“College athletics is like a never-ending arms race when it comes to facilities. Just when you think you have the latest and greatest, along comes another program that builds something even bigger, flashier and cooler. Case in point might be Texas A&M’s new Bright Complex.” – Bryan Fischer,

“The Aggie locker room and headquarters were remade into an 18-year-old boy’s fantasy land.” – Kate Hairopoulos, Dallas Morning News

“Texas A&M’s new locker rooms are nicer than your house.” – Sports Illustrated

“The grounds are gorgeous and modern and will only help Kevin Sumlin continue to lure all the top recruits in the state to College Station.” – Laken Litman, USA Today Sports

“The Bright Complex… gives the Aggies the premier facility of its kind in the country to call their own.” – The 12th Man Foundation

“I’ve never laid my eyes on anything more beautiful than this locker room. I’m absolutely stunned right now.” – Shane Tripucka, Texas A&M Punter

“There are truly not words to describe these new facilities… first class game changer.” – J.J. Gustafson, Texas A&M Offensive Lineman

“The new locker room, all I can say is WOW, just WOW.” – Drew Kaser, Texas A&M Punter

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