The Board of Regents' decision to delay a vote on the project means that the Gopher's track programs may finally be a priority.
The track is booming, thanks to a well-timed deal with the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and a focus on attracting younger patrons. The zebra races don't hurt either.
240 Metrodome seats have improbably ended up in Oregon.
Last month, Mayo announced a partnership with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx in a basketball practice facility and sports medicine clinic inside the former Block E in downtown Minneapolis.