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Ranking The Big East Basketball Teams By Ticket Demand, According To StubHub

Villanova No. 1.

After a few months of non-league college basketball games, your beloved teams are ready to test the waters of their conference schedules. We're here to fill you in on how much tickets to these matchup will cost you. 

Through a little system we created with the help of StubHub, we were able to find out how much money the cheapest ticket will cost fans to attend each game. You can assume that the game with the most expensive "cheap" ticket will be one for the ages.

We’re checking out the top seven conferences (we've already shown you the ACCBig Ten and Big 12) to find out which teams are the most desirable for fans to go watch in-person. Next up is the Big East: Here are the teams in the order of how much fans are willing to pay to see them:

10. Marquette
Cheapest Season Total: $324
Price Per Game: $19.06

9. Providence
Cheapest Season Total: $350
Price Per Game: $21.88

8. Butler
Cheapest Season Total: $370
Price Per Game: $21.76

7. DePaul
Cheapest Season Total: $380
Price Per Game: $22.35

6. Creighton
Cheapest Season Total: $382
Price Per Game: $22.47

5. St. John's
Cheapest Season Total: $383
Price Per Game: $22.53

4. Georgetown 
Cheapest Season Total: $414
Price Per Game: $24.35

3. Seton Hall
Cheapest Season Total: $440
Price Per Game: $25.88

2. Xavier
Cheapest Season Total: $471
Price Per Game: $27.71

1. Villanova
Cheapest Season Total: $678
Price Per Game: $42.38

A Few Final Notes:

  • Out of all seven of the conferences, the American has the smallest difference in average price from the most expensive to cheapest ($23.32).
  • From top-to-bottom, the members of the American conference have the most balanced prices of all of the leagues.
  • It's interesting to see that St. John's ticket sales go way up when they play games in Madison Square Garden. When the Red Storm play home games at Carnesecca Arena, the average price is $5.50, but at the Garden, the average ticket price is $40.71.