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Ticket Scandal at KU: $1-3 million Mess

Discussion in 'Colorado Basketball Message Board' started by Buffnik, May 26, 2010.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    An independent investigation has uncovered improper ticket sales inside the Kansas athletic department that are worth at least $1 million, but the final price tag could bring the total closer to $3 million.

    A Wichita law firm hired by the University of Kansas showed that five staffers, a prominent consulting group and high-profile alum, whose son still plays basketball for the Jayhawks, collaborated to sell at least 17,609 men's basketball tickets, 2,181 football tickets and several parking passes and other passes for personal use during the last five years.

    Read on...

    http://ncaabasketball.fanhouse.com/2010/05/26/investigation-uncovers-more-than-1-million-ticket-scam/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
     
  2. Mick Ronson

    Mick Ronson Well-Known Member

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    i've read articles about those Pump brothers over the last couple years, they seem weirdly connected and uber-shady operators.
     
  3. Sexton Hardcastle

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    [video=vimeo;11582018]http://vimeo.com/11582018[/video]
     
  4. BuffAlum2007

    BuffAlum2007 Well-Known Member

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    Rock...Chalk...JAILhawk...
     
  5. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    The schadenfreude generated by Kansas (and OU) makes me feel no less depressed about the Buffs.
     
  6. Mick Ronson

    Mick Ronson Well-Known Member

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    we get our first hoops win in Norman since 1981 next year, mark it down.
     
  7. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    Are you going to predict a win in Lawrence, too?
     
  8. Mick Ronson

    Mick Ronson Well-Known Member

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    not today. but, i'd like to think that having Boyle in the locker-room and sidelines having been there, done that might take some of the "aura" off Allen....so, we don't get down 19 in the first ten minutes as we've done some in the past. maybe make us a little more competitive and mentally in the game. sound good?
     

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