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    Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:



    A few tickets above $50.





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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    no wonder they're so worried about being dropped from the BCS ranks..



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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Wow. At prices like that, I might be able to drive down to Texas, go to the game, and stay the night, all for what it would cost me to get only the ticket to a game at one of the oklahoma schools.


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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post


    A few tickets above $50.
    Wow, at those prices I'm thinking I could sit on the bench next to the players for about $30.



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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    You think they would run some specials giving us flight discounts just to fill their stadium?



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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    At ticket prices like that, a road trip is a possibility.


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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    What a joke. How can that athletic department be making any money during the game. Concessions/ Merchandise must be through the roof.




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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Quote Originally Posted by EYEoftheSTORM View Post
    What a joke. How can that athletic department be making any money during the game. Concessions/ Merchandise must be through the roof.
    It's Baylor. They make money from donations not actual fans in the stands.





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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Quote Originally Posted by RING4CY View Post
    At ticket prices like that, a road trip is a possibility.
    That was my first thought too.



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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    wouldn't cost that much to buy a whole section at prices like that.. what a joke



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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    You can sit on the 50, section Q, for $5 or in the corner, section A, for $11. Makes sense.



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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Quote Originally Posted by EYEoftheSTORM View Post
    What a joke. How can that athletic department be making any money during the game. Concessions/ Merchandise must be through the roof.
    They probably dont from the ISU game. They make their money off of Texas teams coming to town id guess. Games w\o texas teams they often struggle to have 30k attendance. If we were several hundred miles closer to the texas schools, we'd easily average 10k more fans\game in visitors.


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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Stephen F Austin tickets start at $1
    Rice tickets start at $2
    Missouri - $15
    OU - $40
    Texas - $40





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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Good god. And some people thought Baylor should get a shot in the BE before we did?



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    Re: Never pay full price tickets to a game @ Baylor - Exhibit A:

    Quote Originally Posted by EYEoftheSTORM View Post
    What a joke. How can that athletic department be making any money during the game. Concessions/ Merchandise must be through the roof.
    They live on TV money.


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