NCAA football’s top-selling tickets: Michigan, Alabama lead the way

NCAA football’s top-selling tickets: Michigan, Alabama lead the way

Courtesy of Fox Business: With the start of college football season less than one month away, Coach Jim Harbaugh’s Michigan Wolverines are drawing more fan demand for tickets than any other NCAA team for the fourth straight season, according to data released Friday. The Wolverines, who ranked No. 9 in the most recent preseason Amway […]

Sports Leagues Are Reevaluating TV, So Why Not Ticketing Too?

Sports Leagues Are Reevaluating TV, So Why Not Ticketing Too?

Courtesy of Barron’s: Ticketmaster’s exclusive ticketing arrangement with the NFL ends next year. Might the league start letting you buy tickets on Twitter? The National Football League, like other pro sports leagues, has been looking for new ways to keep young people engaged. The NFL started streaming Thursday Night Football games on Twitter last year, and it will […]

Want to watch Georgia take on the Fighting Irish? It won’t be cheap.

Want to watch Georgia take on the Fighting Irish? It won’t be cheap.

Courtesy of SB Nation – DAWG SPORTS: Want to join your fellow ‘Dawgs invading South Bend on September 9th for the Georgia/Notre Dame game? It’s going to cost you. Relatively few tickets are up for sale on third party vendor StubHub.com. And the cheapest ticket still available (a single located in the lower level behind […]

Mobile Ticketing Options Add to Technology Improvements

Mobile Ticketing Options Add to Technology Improvements

Courtesy of und.com: Technology upgrades at Notre Dame Stadium mean it’s never been easier to achieve connectivity in the Irish football facility. And the Notre Dame ticket office is providing some new ways to take advantage of those technology improvements/ Changes to football ticketing taking place this fall came from Irish vice president and James […]

Cowboys’ rising popularity also raising ticket prices

Cowboys’ rising popularity also raising ticket prices

Courtesy of Fox 4: Once again, they’ve become the hottest ticket in town. Ever since their winning season last year and the rising star duo of Dak Prescott and Zeke Elliott, a seat to see the Dallas Cowboys doesn’t come cheap. Mario Whitmire is getting his restaurant ready for football season, and the part-time ticket broker isn’t a bit […]

UK hopes men’s basketball ticket price increase compels more students to attend

UK hopes men’s basketball ticket price increase compels more students to attend

Courtesy of Kentucky.com: If students must invest more in men’s basketball tickets, perhaps they will be more motivated to attend Kentucky home games. That’s a reason cited for UK’s announcement Monday that it will double the price students must pay for tickets next season. “We want to make sure that when our students, when they make the […]