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    Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    I'm taking a kid I mentor for to tonight's game to his first ISU basketball game at Hilton. Wondering if anyone know what my chances of scoring some arena section seats for the game are and where to buy them at? Thanks!!



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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    Quote Originally Posted by EddieISU View Post
    I'm taking a kid I mentor for to tonight's game to his first ISU basketball game at Hilton. Wondering if anyone know what my chances of scoring some arena section seats for the game are and where to buy them at? Thanks!!

    Pretty good...Students are not there. Just move down.



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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    Quote Originally Posted by kg-cyclone View Post
    Pretty good...Students are not there. Just move down.
    That's also what I would do. Students being gone means there will be hundreds of open seats and they'll probably even invite everyone down to fill in the seats over the PA system anyway. They have the last few years anyway.


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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    Quote Originally Posted by vmbplayer View Post
    That's also what I would do. Students being gone means there will be hundreds of open seats and they'll probably even invite everyone down to fill in the seats over the PA system anyway. They have the last few years anyway.

    Yeah, a few minutes into Sunday's game they invited everyone in the upper level to move down to the seats behind the baskets where Cyclone Alley is. I'd imagine they'll do the same tonight.



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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    So, I shouldn't pay the TicketMaster fee for this season ticket holder "perk"?

    Bring a friend or family member to a men's basketball game held during the holiday breaks. Each men's basketball season ticket holder account will receive two complimentary* tickets to one of the holiday break games.
    *Ticketmaster fees apply



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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    So, I shouldn't pay the TicketMaster fee for this season ticket holder "perk"?



    *Ticketmaster fees apply
    Can you do it at the ticket office before the game? Basically all you need to do is get into the stadium and you're likely good to go.


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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    The tickets to sit in the student sections during holiday breaks are only $15. I got row 7 for all of the games and I just bought them Saturday.

    And like had been mentioned, on Sunday they just told everybody to move down to finish filling them up anyway.



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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    Has anyone actually bought from scalpers for games this time of year? I think I want to go to the game tonight, but I want to know if it will be cheaper to just hit the ticket office and buy balcony or if I can get a discount from face from a scalper.

    Note, I've never scalped anything before because I've always had season tickets.


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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    Just bought 1 lower bowl ticket on-line


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    Re: Chances of scoring Arena seats for tonight's game

    Quote Originally Posted by vmbplayer View Post
    Has anyone actually bought from scalpers for games this time of year? I think I want to go to the game tonight, but I want to know if it will be cheaper to just hit the ticket office and buy balcony or if I can get a discount from face from a scalper.

    Note, I've never scalped anything before because I've always had season tickets.
    There is a scalper out front that usually has good tickets for a fair price, depending on quality of opponent. I have always had good luck with him in the past.



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