Tom Dienhart, Senior Writer, August 22, 2013

Michigan Celebration

If Big Ten fans want to attend games, they'll have to reach deep into their pockets. Big Ten teams occupy three of the top four spots in's ranking of most expensive average ticket price for 2013.

[ Notre Dame tops nation in college football ticket prices ]

Ohio State has the second most expensive average ticket price in the nation at $246. Michigan is No. 2 at $230, while Nebraska is No. 4 at $210. Other Big Ten teams in the Top 25 are Iowa and Penn State.

Notre Dame came up short in the BCS title game in 2012, but it sits atop this poll with an average ducat price of $294.

1. Notre Dame ($294)
2. Ohio State ($246)
3. Michigan ($230)
4. Nebraska ($210)
5. Texas A&M ($204)
6. Georgia ($188)
7. LSU ($181)
8. Alabama ($179)
9. Iowa ($166)
10. Oklahoma ($161)

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