Georgia-Notre Dame Oversold, Students Kicked-Out Of Game
Sanford Stadium was packed over the weekend during University of Georgia’s game against Notre Dame, but some students left the stands fuming when they were told that no more seats were available in the student section. As a part of the initial negotiation of the deal for two games... Read more
Georgia, Notre Dame Faceoff Claims Takes Over Tuesday Best-Sellers
A college football matchup set for primetime TV took the best-selling spot for Tuesday’s ticket sales, according to Ticket Club. The University of Georgia and Notre Dame will meet for the first time in two years after the Bulldogs handed the Fighting Irish a loss that sent Georgia into... Read more
Georgia Ticket Broker Arrested After Failing To Show For Sentence
A ticket broker from Georgia, known for stiffing dozens of fans out of college football tickets last year, has been arrested in Florida Keys after trying to escape his prison sentence. Jeff Cook, 56, was convicted of nine counts of theft and one count of selling tickets without a... Read more
Raiders, Seahawks Score No. 1 Spot On Sunday Best-Sellers
Football scored the top few spots on yesterday’s best-selling events list, with the Oakland Raiders and Seattle Seahawks game stealing the No. 1 spot, according to sales data from Ticket Club. The International Champions Cup followed, along with NFL games New England Patriots v. Green Bay Packers, New York... Read more
George Strait, Playoff Football Headline Hot Ticket Market
With a local audience and high expectations, last night’s CFP Championship Game between Georgia and Alabama delivered – both in the marketplace as the No. 1 seller for Monday, and on the field, as the Crimson Tide rallied for a victory in OT. The contest was followed in close... Read more
Fans Endure Long Lines, Mobile Woes Before CFP Championship
While it appears that fears of a large-scale breakdown of the mobile-only ticketing scheme for the College Football Playoff Championship between Georgia and Alabama went unrealized, reports and social media show that the fan experience left much to be desired in Atlanta. With temperatures hovering not far above freezing... Read more
CFP Championship Tickets Remain Hot as Game Approaches
While prices have cooled a bit from last week’s peak immediately after the matchup was set, tickets are still going strong for tonight’s College Football Playoff Championship game between Alabama and Georgia at Mercedez Benz Stadium in Atlanta. While tickets had been going at an average price of over... Read more
Market Heat: Minnesota NFL Fever Red Hot Ahead of Vikings Opener
The ticketing world had NFL playoff fever on the brain on Sunday, as teams made it through the Wild Card round and determined their opponents for next week, with all four Divisional Round games winding up in the Top 10 in sales, according to data from the Ticket Club... Read more
CFP Game Enforces Mobile-Only Ticketing to Fans’ Dismay
Monday’s College Football Playoff between Georgia and Alabama will mark the first ever major championship sporting event in the United States where most fans will be forced to use mobile tickets to get into the game, and some are already unhappy with the process. Ticketmaster – the official partner... Read more
Market Heat Report: CFP, NFL Playoffs Lead Sports-Heavy Top 20
To no one’s surprise, the No. 1 spot went again to Monday’s Georgia vs. Alabama Championship game in Atlanta, and Saturday’s Chiefs-Titans and Rams-Falcons Wild Card games follow, with several more Wild Card and Divisional playoff games scattered across today’s Top 20. Other hot sports events are today’s Heat... Read more