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The two annual meetings of Duke and North Carolina – and sometimes more – are the biggest matches in the men's basketball calendar and two of the biggest dates in the sports calendar, period.
This year, the stakes are even greater, with the most exciting player in the country, Zion Williamson, who is lining up for the Blue Devils. And if you want to watch the No. 1 Blue Devils host the No. 8 Tar Heels at this ACC match on Wednesday night at Cameron Indoor Stadium, you may not be able to pay rent for a few months.
Seriously, the tickets are selling for astronomical levels:
So, who gets me tickets for tomorrow's match ?! ? https://t.co/f3FXjh9V0y
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The cheapest ticket for UNC vs. Duke is $ 2,990.
The reason? Zion Williamson.
The first-year sensation set fire to the online ticket resale market: https://t.co/mtLhgaqUK4 https://t.co/EopAq7D5lS
Duke vs. North Carolina is a regular season college basketball game featuring amateur players. To put these prices into perspective, Super Bowl tickets are generally sold in this range.
As SeatGeek.com "In general, the average price of a ticket at the Super Bowl is between $ 2,500 and $ 3,000, but that price varies depending on the match and when the tickets are purchased. The Super Bowl XLIX between the Seahawks and the Patriots was an exception to the tickets averaging $ 4,314. "