The Louisville Cardinals are the defending NCAA Men’s Basketball National Champions and appear as though they are going to be a serious contender to repeat this season. The Cardinals are ranked as the #3 team in the country under the eye of respected head coach Rick Pitino. A season ago fans want to watch the Louisville Cardinals in person had to pay an average $102 per ticket for their games, this season the Louisville Cardinals tickets have dropped by 15% to their new average of $87 per person. Louisville’s biggest game of the season comes on the road when they travel to Lexington to play the Kentucky Wildcats on December 28th where tickets are averaging over $1100, however the Cardinals five most expensive games at home this year are:
1) 3/8 vs UConn – Avg Price: $122 | Get-in: $78 | 40% above avg
This game between former Big East rivals is rated as the Cardinals most expensive game of the season. The UConn Huskies are the Cardinals last game of the regular season and are currently ranked in the top 20. Tickets are averaging 40% above Louisville’s normal prices at $122 each with a Get-in of $78.
2) 2/27 vs Temple – Avg Price: $116 | Get-in: $53 | 33% above avg
This late February game against Temple ranks as the second most expensive home game that Louisville will have all season. Fans looking to attend this game will find tickets going for $116, an increase of 33% from their season average with a Get-in of $53.
3) 2/16 vs Rutgers – Avg Price: $108 | Get-in: $56 | 24% above avg
Rutgers has not been one of the premier teams in the college basketball world but they find themselves under new head coach Eddie Jordan whom they hope can bring them back into the spotlight. At 24% above average tickets are currently going for $116 with a Get-in cost of half that at $56.
4) 2/1 vs UCF – Avg Price: $103 | Get-in: $56 | 18% above avg
The UCF Knights are going to have to bring their best if they have a chance to upset Louisville twice in the same season as they did in football. With the Cardinals out for blood tickets are going for 18% higher than normal at $103 per seat.
5) 1/9 vs Memphis – Avg Price: $97 | Get-in: $43 | 11% above avg
Rounding out the top five most expensive games for the Cardinals this season are the Memphis Tigers which is going for $97 per seat. This game is the Cardinals first home game against a ranked opponent which helps to contribute to this being more than normal. There are plenty of tickets still available below the average price of this game with a low Get-in price of $43.
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