LSU/Wisconsin Game Makes Top Ten List Of Most Expensive Neutral-Site Games
The LSU Tigers will open up their 2014 college football season on Saturday, August 30, against the Wisconsin Badgers, in the 2014 Texas Kickoff Classic at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas.
The average ticket price to see this game, according to The Oklahoman, is $186, which ranks the game tied for sixth, among the highest priced tickets for a neutral-site game in college football this season.
The Red River Showdown, featuring the Texas Longhorns and the Oklahoma Sooners, scheduled for October 11 at the Cotton Bowl, ranks at the top of the list, with the average ticket price a steep $362.
That price ranks about $76 more expensive than the game second on the list, the September 27 match-up between the Arkansas Razorbacks and the Texas A&M Aggies at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
The rest of the top ten are as follows:
Georgia/Florida in Jacksonville, Fla. ($277)
Texas/UCLA in Arlington, Tex. ($244)
West Virginia-Alabama in Atlanta, Ga. ($222)
LSU/Wisconsin in Houston, Tex. ($186)
Oklahoma St./Florida St. in Arlington, Tex. ($186)
Army/Navy in Baltimore, Md. ($176)
Purdue/Notre Dame in Indianapolis ($174)
Navy/Notre Dame in Landover, Md.($159)