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    Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    ...and this article says we currently do? F- Daily Texan

    Texas considering selling alcohol at football, basketball and baseball games | The Daily Texan

    "That could soon change. UT is considering selling alcohol at football, basketball and baseball games, according to menís athletics director DeLoss Dodds. Texas would become the third Big 12 school to serve alcohol at football games after Iowa State and West Virginia."

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    Restricted Items

    All bags, backpacks, video cameras, large cases, fanny packs and purses (larger than 10" by 10") are prohibited and banned from the interior of the stadium.
    Only those items required for medical, family or child care needs, one 20 oz. unopened bottle of water will be allowed per person. All carried items and entrants are subject to search.
    Prohibited items must be returned to the ownerís car or discarded. Any unlawful items are subject to confiscation, and the person in possession of such items is subject to arrest.
    Prohibited items include, but are not limited to:

    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Artificial noisemakers
    • Backpacks, fanny packs, large purses (larger than 10" by 10")
    • Cameras (a lens less than 6 inches is permissible in the stadium)
    • Chairbacks or stadium seats (cushions are allowed)
    • Coolers or containers
    • Beach balls
    • Food and beverages
    • Pets (with the exception of service animals used by disabled guests)
    • Strollers
    • Toilet tissue
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    • Video cameras
    • Weapons


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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Um what?


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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    No reason not to. Fans are already drinking and\or drunk in the stadium, might as well make some money from it.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Glad to see Texas getting creative to find ways to make some money. It's been tough sledding for them lately.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    I think it's ridiculous that we aren't able to buy alcohol for football and basketball games. Hopefully this gets changed in the future.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesince78 View Post
    I think it's ridiculous that we aren't able to buy alcohol for football and basketball games. Hopefully this gets changed in the future.
    Sorry, but I don't want to see what could happen at the end of a game like last week's against KU if the crowd were to have ready access to alcohol in the arena. No thanks.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    This is a move to one up A&M. Keep the Tavern fan in UT's court.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Neat trick. Point at ISU, say "they get to do it, why can't we?" so that they can do it. Hopefully once they start selling it, we can do the same thing.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    What was the part saying we sell alcohol at our games? I didn't think we did that.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by WooClone15 View Post
    What was the part saying we sell alcohol at our games? I didn't think we did that.
    You can buy alcohol in the club section and the suites I believe, but that's it. Maybe DKR stadium is completely dry? Who knows.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    It's for sale in the suites at Jack Trice. I wish our board of regents was like MN's and said "all or nothing" Us common-folk need a good $6 beer now and again too. I'd gladly spend money on a few beers at halftime so I didn't have to walk back to my car.


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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by mtowncyclone13 View Post
    It's for sale in the suites at Jack Trice. I wish our board of regents was like MN's and said "all or nothing" Us common-folk need a good $6 beer now and again too. I'd gladly spend money on a few beers at halftime so I didn't have to walk back to my car.
    Honestly it would have a huge impact financially and through keeping the fans in the seats for the second half kickoff.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Sorry, but I don't want to see what could happen at the end of a game like last week's against KU if the crowd were to have ready access to alcohol in the arena. No thanks.
    Yet every pro stadium\arena and many colleges manage just fine.

    Fans are already drinking. ISU sells alcohol to many as is in the club, johnny's and stage door, and many sneak their own in.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Yet every pro stadium\arena and many colleges manage just fine.

    Fans are already drinking. ISU sells alcohol to many as is in the club, johnny's and stage door, and many sneak their own in.
    Exactly everyone around us drinks canned beer the whole game. Alcohol is in the stadium just not being sold.



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    Re: Texas Considering selling alcohol at football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Yet every pro stadium\arena and many colleges manage just fine.

    Fans are already drinking. ISU sells alcohol to many as is in the club, johnny's and stage door, and many sneak their own in.
    That's fine, but we don't need it being openly consumed in the arena.



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