Iron Bowl one of the Hottest Tickets in Nation
Birmingham Business Journal
September 21, 2010
The University of Alabamaand Auburn University football teams are both undefeated - and that's evident when it comes to the secondary market for college football tickets.
The Iron Bowl is the fourth-hottest college football ticket, according to TicketCity.com, which is an online ticket marketplace. The site said the average price for tickets to the game is $447.
Two other Alabama games - the Oct. 2 game against Florida and the Nov. 6 game against LSU - were also among the hottest tickets, according to TicketCity's formula, which takes into account ticket sales, Internet searches and sale prices, among other factors.
The Alabama at LSU game was the fifth-hottest ticket, while the Florida at Alabama game was the sixth-hottest, according to the site.
Texas at Nebraska, on Oct. 16, is currently the site's hottest ticket. The average ticket prices for tickets to that game is $568.