The biggest rivalry in faculty basketball provides one other chapter tonight, because the #1 ranked Duke Blue Devils host the #eight UNC Tar Heels at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
With loads of star energy set to take the courtroom tonight, together with projected #1 total decide Zion Williamson, ticket costs for Duke vs UNC have completely skyrocketed.
(Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett, Tre Jones: Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)
According to Kyle Zorn, a advertising strategist for secondary ticket vendor TickPick, the most cost effective ticket obtainable is listed at $2,500 – which is simply shy of the $2,674 most cost-effective ticket to get into Super Bowl LIII earlier this month.
“Between Zion Williamson, a No. 1 rating and this being one of many greatest rivalries in sports activities, there’s intense demand,” Zorn stated (H/T ESPN). “There’s additionally a restricted provide of stock, which is having a significant impact on value. Cameron Indoor Stadium has 13 % the seating capability of Mercedes-Benz Stadium. When you think about that the ground seating is reserved for college students, you are left with a brief provide — and big demand.”
In reality, Vivid Seats stories that one ticket to Wednesday night time’s recreation at Cameron Indoor bought for $10,652.
The two groups are 51-51 in opposition to one another of their final 102 conferences, in keeping with Action Network’s John Ewing, with UNC scoring 13,337 factors of their final 175 conferences to Duke’s 13,335.
Tonight’s recreation, airing on ESPN, is scheduled to tip off at 9pm ET.
(Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)