The Oklahoma Sooners come into this season with some expectations after finishing off last season pretty strongly. They won three of their last five games, and received a fifth seed in the NCAA Tournament. Star guard Buddy Hield is on the preseason All-Big 12 First team, and looks to lead the team towards the top of the Big 12 this season. Head Coach Lon Kruger is looking to make more strides towards bringing Oklahoma basketball back. The average price for a home game at Lloyd Noble Arena for the Sooners is $59.62. Below ere are the five games with the most expensive average Oklahoma basketball tickets.
03/20/15 vs. Kansas Jayhawks | Avg. Price $121.43 | Get-In Price: $35
When the Kansas Jayhawks come into town, it is always going to be a big game, and have higher ticket prices. The Jayhawks are one of the most decorated programs in NCAA history, holding three National Titles, and 28 consensus First Team All-Americans. Kansas is the class of the Big 12 having won the conference 10 years in a row. Hield will be able to challenge himself against the best. Luckily, fans can get into this huge game for $35.00
01/17/15 vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys | Avg. Price $90.73 | Get-In Price: $19
Oklahoma State coming to town is always going to be big, no matter what sport it ends up being. Bedlam, as it’s known, is something every fan of theses two schools looks forward to. The Cowboys have been a team that has finished atop the Big 12 recently. Senior forward LeBryan Nash will be the leader of the Cowboys when the head to Norman. Oklahoma vs Oklahoma State basketball tickets are 152% more than the average ticket price on the secondary market for this rivalry game.
02/17/15 vs. Texas Longhorns | Avg. Price $60 | Get-In Price: $14
The Red River Rivalry is usually used for the football game between these two teams, but with both basketball teams being in better shape than the football teams it might be best to be used here. Texas was a preseason Top 10 team in the Nation, and star Texas freshman forward Miles Turner comes in with lots of hype. The average ticket price at $60 is just 38 cents above the average ticket price on the secondary market.
02/03/15 vs. West Virginia Mountaineers | Avg. Price $59.72 | Get-In Price: $9
It will be a battle of the point guards when these two teams face off. Juwan Staten and Buddy Hield will face off in a matchup of the Big 12’s best point guards. The average ticket price on the secondary market is only 10 cents above the season average at $59.72, and it has a get-in price of $9.
01/10/14 vs. Kansas State Wildcats | Avg. Price $59.62 | Get-In Price: $11
Sophomore guard Marcus Foster will bring his Wildcats into Norman. Jumping on the scene last year as one of the unheralded players in a stellar freshman class Foster burst onto the scene. The game against the Wildcats is right on the average mark for the season on the secondary market. This game also has a get-in price of $11.