Looking to score some tickets to your favorite team’s big game? Get in line. Sometimes, getting a seat at a hot football match-up is just about as hard as getting backstage passes to a sold out concert. If you’re not among the lucky students, alumni, and other fans who are able to get tickets right away — often through a lottery system — then you may be looking at spending hundreds of dollars on Craigslist for your tickets of choice.
According to the Wall Street journal, here are the 10 hottest college match ups for the upcoming season– along with the current going rate for tickets as of September 2:
1.Michigan at Ohio State, 11/22/08 —$773
2.Ohio State at USC, 9/13/08 —$673
3.Georgia at LSU, 10/25/08 — $531
4.Notre Dame at USC, 11/29/08 — $447
5.Alabama at LSU, 11/8/08 — $431
6.Auburn at Alabama, 11/29/08—$428
7.Georgia at Florida, 11/01/08—$423
8.Virginia at Virginia Tech, 11/29/08—$421
9.Michigan at Notre Dame, 9/13/08—$418
10.South Carolina at Clemson, 11/29/08—$403
That Michigan-Ohio State game is the top ranked game for the second year in a row, so good luck getting tickets!