Kansas Football Tickets
Wave the wheat with KU football tickets at the David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium. This stadium can be found at 1101 Mississippi St, Lawrence, KS 66044. The University of Kansas was founded in 1890 with the football program starting that same year. In total there are 16 varsity sports sponsored by the Kansas Jayhawks athletics department. Kansas along with the Iowa Hawkeyes, Missouri Tigers, and Nebraska Cornhuskers were charter members of the Missouri Valley Intercollegiate Atheltic Association (MVIAA) in 1907. This conference later became the Big Eight Conference. Then in 1996, it evolved into the Big 12 Conference. The Kansas Jayhawks are the only founding member of the MVIAA still in the Big 12. Football also competes in the FBS, though they only have a 6-6 bowl record. Their last win was the Insight Bowl against the Minnesota Golden Gophers in 2008. Under head coach Mark Mangino, they won 50 games over eight seasons including a trip to the Orange Bowl against the Virginia Tech Hokies in 2007. Currently, the Jayhawks are coached by Les Miles, former LSU Tigers head coach. Through the 2019 season, the Jayhawks have posted a 588-649-58 regular-season record. The mascots are Big Jay and Baby Jay. KU football tickets are available through TicketSmarter.
Kansas Jayhawks Football Ticket Prices
Like with most NCAA football teams, the Kansas Jayhawks ticket prices are based on multiple factors. Non-conference opponents and tickets further from the field results in cheap Jayhawks football tickets. There are multiple premium options available at the Kansas War Memorial Stadium as well. Using TicketSmarter, you can find the best available football tickets.
How much are Kansas Jayhawks Football tickets?
Jayhawk football tickets can be purchased for as low as $8. Most tickets average $39 per seat with premium seating costing more money. Conference games start at $78.
Kansas Jayhawks Football Schedule
The Kansas Jayhawks football schedule features 12 games, evenly split between home and away games. Most college football games start in August and will be played through November. The Jayhawks are a member of the Big 12 Conference. Typical opponents include the Baylor Bears, the Iowa State Cyclones, and the Texas Longhorns. The full Kansas Jayhawks football schedule can be accessed online through TicketSmarter.
The team has three official rivals, the Missouri Tigers, Nebraska Cornhuskers, and interstate rival Kansas State Wildcats. The Border War Showdown has been against Missouri since 1891. It was considered the oldest rivalry west of the Mississippi River. This series has remained dormant since Mizzou left the Big 12 for the SEC in 2012.
The Kansas Jayhawks vs Nebraska Cornhuskers football series was the longest consecutive. It originated in 1892 with each team playing each other annually starting in 1906. When the Cornhuskers left for the Big 10 in 2011, the series ultimately ended.
The only current rivalry is against Kansas State University. The two universities are separated by 85 miles. The winner of the Kansas Jayhawks vs Kansas State Wildcats football game is awarded the Governor’s Cup. This is the sixth-longest NCAA football series with the first game starting in 1902. It is commonly known as the Sunflower Showdown. Through the 2019 season, the Jayhawks lead the series 64-46-5; though KSU currently has earned 29 Governor’s Cup over the KU 19.
When do Kansas Jayhawks Football tickets go on sale?
Tickets for the upcoming Jayhawks football season are currently available. Typically the NCAA releases the schedule in May with tickets through TicketSmarter available shortly thereafter. You can even purchase your Kansas football tickets through our mobile app to avoid waiting in the ticket office line.
Kansas Jayhawks Football Seating Chart
Home Jayhawk football games are conducted at the David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas. The stadium is dedicated to KU students who lost their lives during World War I and is part of seven total War Memorials on the campus. Opened in 1921 and is currently one of the oldest college football stadiums. Before a renovation in 2014, it was one of the only Division I stadiums that included a track circling the Kivisto Field. The track has since been moved to the new Rock Chalk Park sports complex. There is a current seating capacity of 47,000 but has a record of 52,530 which was set in 2009 against the Northern Colorado Bears. Memorial Stadium is shaped like a horseshoe with the south endzone open to the hillside and the Kansas Memorial Campanile and Carillon. The Touchdown Club is a recent addition and sits in front of the scoreboard. KU students sit in sections 17 through 20, with the Marching Jayhawks in the back of section 17. For the best tickets, check out the Kansas Jayhawks football seating chart. Section 6 offers 50-yard line seats behind the KU bench.
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