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March 22, 2015

online ticket sales drive through the roof, for basketball midwest Regionals

E-Commerce Sales - March Madness drives sales surge for online ticket resellers - Internet Retailer:"Tickets to the men’s basketball Midwest Regional are averaging more than $1,100 each on at least one online ticket resale marketplace.

March Madness in the state of Kentucky has been especially good for business for online ticket marketplaces."

According to internet retailer 18% of ticket sales  through the site for the Men’s Final Four in Indianapolis have come from the state of Kentucky, nearly double the next closest state, Indiana, where the tournament is being held. 

Right now, the cheapest tickets available on StubHub for this year’NCAA Mens Midwest Regionals and Final Four start about $650 per seat, and that’s before processing fees are included.

Also demand for tickets to the Midwest Regional at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, where Kentucky could play for the right to go to the Final Four, has sent prices soaring,

Right now, the average online  ticket price of $1,172 for a University of Kentucky matchup is nearly twice as much as the second-highest ticket price