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The b-ball debates: quality, market & don’t raise prices!

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

By Laura Pappano THE QUALITY ISSUE: The Clippers could beat UNC, so..? A reader writes: “…there is also a big gap between the quality of play for men’s and women’s college b-ball…and thus the price disparity.” Absolutely, men’s college basketball is a fast-paced exciting game and male players on average may be bigger ...

Attention bargain shoppers: Women’s basketball tickets are cheap (and that’s a problem)

Friday, April 3rd, 2009

Click here to read Laura Pappano's op-ed in today's Christian Science Monitor on why the price gap between men's and women's division 1 college basketball tickets is a travesty -- and perpetuates economic disparities on and off the court.