We are already halfway through the month of August, and in just two weeks, the 2011 college football season will kick off across the country. After looking through ticket sales for every game during the upcoming season, we have found the top 25 best games* that all fans should circle on their calendars.
1. Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. USC Trojans
October 22 at Notre Dame Stadium in Notre Dame, IN
Average Price per Ticket Sold: $405.88
The rivalry between Notre Dame and USC dates back to 1926. Every year the game draws national attention, and in 2011, it will garner even more interest. For the first time in 21 years, the two teams will play under the lights in prime time at Notre Dame Stadium.
2. Texas Longhorns vs. Oklahoma Sooners
October 8 at Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas, TX
Average Price per Ticket Sold: $391.39
Known as the Red River Rivalry, the game between the University of Texas and Oklahoma University is one of the most heated in college football. The game is played every season at the Cotton Bowl and will most certainly be sold out in 2011.