UH auctions off Robertson Stadium signs

Published On: Jan 25 2013 06:00:44 PM CST
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HOUSTON -

A piece of history from the University of Houston's old Robertson Stadium could soon be yours.

The University of Houston Athletics Department is auctioning off 112 signs from Robertson Stadium.  The signs were salvaged from before the stadium was demolished.

The online auction will run through Monday at 12 p.m.

Fourty-one small stadium section signs, measuring 12 inches long and six inches tall, are being sold for $50.  Ten medium section signs, measuring 18 inches long and 10 inches tall, are being sold for $100.

An opening bid of $150 will be required for each of the 47 large reserved seating signage that measure 24 inches tall and ranges from 36 to 48 inches long.

For $200 you can buy one of the 14 oversized stadium signs, measuring 72 inches wide and 11.5 to 23 inches tall.

Pickup dates and times will be by appointment only, Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. at the University of Houston Athletics/Alumni Center.

All funds raised through the online auction will benefit University of Houston student-athletes.  For a link to the auction, click here.