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    Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    I should preface this by saying I've never tried to buy tickets from scalpers so I don't know how it will work. A group of 4 of us are going to drive up to try our luck with them but I don't think there will be many tickets available because 1) Its the biggest game in years at Hilton and 2) Scalpers can't get more than face value around Hilton. Should we even bother making the drive? We don't really want to spend $50-$60 a ticket beforehand either



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I should preface this by saying I've never tried to buy tickets from scalpers so I don't know how it will work. A group of 4 of us are going to drive up to try our luck with them but I don't think there will be many tickets available because 1) Its the biggest game in years at Hilton and 2) Scalpers can't get more than face value around Hilton. Should we even bother making the drive? We don't really want to spend $50-$60 a ticket beforehand either
    I'm sure your group could find tickets, but probably not for much less than 50 given KU on Big Monday.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    If you don't have to sit together I'd say you can find singles for $30


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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Finding seats together is going to cost you $100 plus a seat.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Not sure where you are getting that they can't sell for more than face... Why don't you look to get them on via the ticket exchange on cycones.com? There were some there that I felt were reasonably priced considering...



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    I wouldnt scalp them at all...you will pay quite a bit. Check out Stub Hub, they have tickets around $50.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Baylor tickets were going for $100 each a couple weeks ago.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    Scalpers can't get more than face value around Hilton.
    False. They can charge well over, and this is the highest priced (aftermarket) game of the year, almost every year.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Parquet will be at least $100 plus Monday, if not more. They have been going from the scalper for $75/all conference.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Maybe buy the tickets more than 3 days before the biggest game in Hilton every year?



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I should preface this by saying I've never tried to buy tickets from scalpers so I don't know how it will work. A group of 4 of us are going to drive up to try our luck with them but I don't think there will be many tickets available because 1) Its the biggest game in years at Hilton and 2) Scalpers can't get more than face value around Hilton. Should we even bother making the drive? We don't really want to spend $50-$60 a ticket beforehand either
    Eh, I wouldn't call it the biggest game IN YEARS. Maybe you meant biggest game of THE year?

    & yeah, good luck getting 4 together for $60/per.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tailg8er View Post
    Eh, I wouldn't call it the biggest game IN YEARS. Maybe you meant biggest game of THE year?

    & yeah, good luck getting 4 together for $60/per.
    This. Not to be a debbie downer, but to get that many together you are probably going to have to pay enough to convince someone that it is better for them to watch from home than to go.......which for this game is going to be A LOT.



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Quote Originally Posted by goldmember View Post
    Baylor tickets were going for $100 each a couple weeks ago.
    i bought decent ones for baylor for 25 a piece outside...4 togethor



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Here is an ad for a couple tickets. Looks to have four in a group for 60 a piece. Full disclosure, this is my brothers ad. He was in charge of buying the tix for a whole group and had some cancelations. I think the lack of ISU fans in the cedar valley is hurting him trying to move these. I know he will be in Ames early Monday. I can help anyone get the tickets if need be.

    waterloo.craigslist.org/tix/3631560047.html



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    Re: Chances of Getting Tix Monday?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyAggie View Post
    Parquet will be at least $100 plus Monday, if not more. They have been going from the scalper for $75/all conference.
    The traveling KU fans drive up the cost. This year their KU team must win to be league champions. Expect high prices.


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