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    scalpers at basketball?

    Just wondering how easy it is get basketball tickets, similiar to football? Thought about driving over from CR on some of the saturdays and don't have tickets, didn't know if there is a large selection from scalpers typically?

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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    Always seems to be people selling tickets on the south side of Hilton. You could probably pick some up for free, we have a block of tickets and for one reason or another we always have a few people that don't go. Today would not be a good day to hang outside waiting for tickets. The bigger the game the more $.



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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    Id bet you could pick some up today either on here or at Hilton for next to nothing.


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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    Picked up several tickets on the south side of hilton before and usually for between $1 and $5


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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    I would really like to sit on the folding chairs at courtside sometime. Any idea who controls those tickets?



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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    Quote Originally Posted by SLCyclone View Post
    I would really like to sit on the folding chairs at courtside sometime. Any idea who controls those tickets?
    I believe thats a $10k minimum donation


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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    I thought for some games they put those seats on auction- maybe through cyclones.com?



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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    Quote Originally Posted by SLCyclone View Post
    I would really like to sit on the folding chairs at courtside sometime. Any idea who controls those tickets?
    Wasn't it Knownothing that was talking about sitting there?


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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    Quote Originally Posted by wartknight View Post
    I believe thats a $10k minimum donation
    I'm not sure of the amount but it is a donation. They also will auction some off from time to time at Cyclones.com but haven't seen any this year??



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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    if you want row 8 see my post



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    Re: scalpers at basketball?

    I tried giving away a free one today 5 minutes before gametime. Nobdy wanted it.



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