Not surprisingly the BCS Championship between Notre Dame and Alabama is by far the most expensive ticket with an average price of $1,149. The Rose Bowl between Stanford and Wisconsin is the second-most popular game with an average price of $350. The Cotton Bowl between Texas A&M and Oklahoma, which isn't even a BCS Bowl, is the next most expensive ticket with a price of $281. [Read more]
The 2012 NCAA football season kicks off tonight with a series of 15 games, highlighted by South Carolina at Vanderbilt and Washington State and BYU. With that in mind Live Toast is taking a look at the 2012 college football season, focusing on the top ten games of the year. We didn't decide what the biggest games are because of tradition, or what school is on TV more or anything that subjective. Instead we're relying on fans to tell us with their hard-earned dollars. Our ranking of the top ten b... [Read more]
Just noticed this video, courtesy of the ESPN Twitter account. What an awesome commercial. It's coming to something these days when the commercials are often funnier than the shows themselves and let's face it, ESPN leads the way and has done for a long long time. The tweet said "Man up on your bets, but just make sure you don’t end up like these dudes". College football is a beautiful thing, especially the betting. Hilarious.
As we here at LiveToast are new to the blog game, and its the end of the year, I figure it's best to play by the unwritten rules of the internet and do a "best of" post. But since I have zero posts to highlight, instead were gonna look at the top sporting events of 2011 in terms of revenue. 2011 was TicketLiquidator's biggest year yet, with just under $100 million in sales and more than 700,000 transactions. The figures below are based on sales at TL over 2011, and the average ticket pric... [Read more]