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8 Stadium Naming Flip-Flops

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8 Stadium Naming Flip-Flops Florida Atlantic University hit a nerve when it announced it was naming its football stadium Geo Group Stadium after the private prison company based in Boca Raton. The National Immigrant Youth Alliance created a petition on Tuesday asking the university to drop the new name, saying "GEO Group has an extensive record of negligence and abuse inside its facilities." A Florida Atlantic University sports announcer, Ken LaVicka, has already used the nickname, "Owlcatraz", for the stadium, referring to the school mascot, the owl.


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