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College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In Montgomery

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14

The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...

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09/08/03
U.S. Open Sets Attendance Mark

The U.S. Open concluded yesterday, setting an all-time attendance record with 646,603 over 27 sessions in 14 days, up from 621,121 last year. The previous record of 639,343 was set in '01. The August

Tags: American Express, ATP, ESPN, Events and Attractions, Tennis, USA Networks, USTA, Walt Disney

09/05/03
U.S. Open Back On Schedule

A combined announced crowd of 35,323 attended both sessions at Day 11 of the U.S. Open yesterday, down from 39,921 last year. A crowd of 16,618 attended yesterday's day session, down from 18,042 last

Tags: Events and Attractions, Tennis, USTA

09/04/03
Rain Strikes U.S. Open Again

A combined crowd of 34,055 attended both sessions at Day Ten of the U.S. Open yesterday, down from 39,748 last year. A crowd of 17,167 attended yesterday's day session, down from 19,159 last year; and

Tags: ATP, CBS, ESPN, Events and Attractions, NASCAR, NFL, Tennis, USTA, Viacom, Walt Disney

09/04/03
NFL Kickoff Live 2003

NFL Senior VP/Sales & Marketing John Collins is a driving force behind Kickoff Live, the festival in DC marking the start of the NFL season, which includes tonight's free concert on the National Mall

Tags: ABC, Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, Events and Attractions, Football, Miami Dolphins, NFL, PepsiCo, Walt Disney

09/03/03
U.S. Open Scheduling Criticized

A combined crowd of 38,416 attended both sessions at Day Nine of the U.S. Open yesterday, down from 41,695 last year. A crowd of 21,497 attended yesterday's day session, down from 22,542 last year; 16

Tags: CBS, Events and Attractions, Tennis, USTA, Viacom

09/03/03
Action Sports Scene Taking Off?

The "action sports landscape could soon undergo a dramatic shift, as both the Gravity Games and Vans Triple Crown series are straining to define their future while their television partner, NBC, is tr

Tags: AFL, AEG, Comcast-Spectacor, Events and Attractions, Interpublic Group of Cos., NBC, Octagon

08/29/03
U.S. Open Sets Attendance Mark

A combined crowd of 56,183 attended both sessions at Day Four of the U.S. Open yesterday, up from 48,391 last year. A crowd of 33,048 attended yesterday's day session, up from 28,144 last year; 23,135

Tags: CBS, Clear Channel/SFX Sports, ESPN, Events and Attractions, IMG, Interpublic Group of Cos., Octagon, Tennis, USA Networks, USTA, Viacom, Walt Disney

08/28/03
U.S. Open Attendance Up

A combined crowd of 51,023 attended both sessions at Day Three of the U.S. Open yesterday, up from 48,964 last year. A crowd of 29,340 attended yesterday's day session, virtually even with 29,386 last

Tags: American Express, CBS, Chicago White Sox, ESPN, Events and Attractions, NBC, New York Jets, New York Yankees, Reebok, Tennis, USA Networks, USTA, Viacom, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

08/27/03
Sharapova, Harkleroad Starring

A combined crowd of 53,091 attended both sessions at Day Two of the U.S. Open yesterday, up from 49,853 last year. A crowd of 31,061 attended yesterday's day session, up from 29,526 last year; and 22,

Tags: CBS, Events and Attractions, Nike, Tennis, USTA, Viacom

08/26/03
U.S. Open Purse At $17M

DAY ONE: A crowd of 29,098 spectators attended yesterday's U.S. Open afternoon session at the National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, "just 233 down from last year" (USA TODAY, 8/26). The evening

Tags: ESPN, Events and Attractions, Interpublic Group of Cos., Octagon, Tennis, USA Networks, USTA, Walt Disney

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