Athletics News

Memphis Athletics Continues Vivid Seats Partnership


Aug 15, 2013

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The University of Memphis and its athletics multimedia rights holder, Tiger Sports Properties, announced today its renewed partnership with leading ticket marketplace, Vivid Seats. As the Official Ticket Reseller for Memphis Athletics, Vivid Seats provides Tigers fans with the opportunity to conveniently buy or sell tickets to live events while enjoying exclusive benefits from the country's largest and fastest-growing independent ticket marketplace.

A link to Vivid Seats' extensive selection of Memphis Tigers football and men's basketball tickets will be provided on the relaunched GoTigersGo.com website (the official website of Memphis Athletics). Tigers fans can also shop for tickets to a broad array of sports, concert, and theater events at VividSeats.com. 

"Our partnership with Vivid Seats has been a great success thus far, and we're excited to continue to offer our fans this convenient service throughout the upcoming school year," said Tiger Sports Properties' General Manager Brad Harrison.  "In addition, Vivid Seats' Give Back Program will allow Tigers fans nationwide an easy, simple, and very valuable new way to support Memphis Athletics through ticket purchases made through Vivid Seats."

Vivid Seats' Give Back Program donates a portion of every purchase made through the partnership back to the Memphis Athletic Department.  All purchases are covered by Vivid Seats' 100% Buyer Guarantee and are supported by a full-service customer support team staffed over extended hours, available seven days a week.

"Vivid Seats appreciates the opportunity to continue our relationship with the University of Memphis as we expand our family of collegiate partnerships," said A.J. Machosky, Vice President of Sponsorships.  "We are proud to be able to provide Vivid Seats' reliable and convenient marketplace to buy to sell tickets as the Tigers begin a new chapter in the American Athletic Conference."

More About Vivid Seats

Vivid Seats believes the best events are the ones you actually attend. For over a decade, the Chicago-based team has been helping sports, music, and theater fans get to sit closer and see more of their favorite events through affordable prices, VIP service, and the most reliable resellers in the industry. As a marketplace, Vivid Seats aims to make the experience enjoyable for buyers and sellers alike. Vivid Seats is all about the vivid memories that a TV screen cannot deliver. To see it live, go to VividSeats.com or call 866.848.8499.

More About Tiger Sports Properties

Tiger Sports Properties is a property of Learfield Sports, which manages multimedia rights and sponsorship for more than 50 collegiate institutions and associations and titles the Learfield Sports Directors' Cup with award co-founders NACDA and USA Today.  The company's multimedia rights encompass numerous content distribution platforms to deliver the passion of college athletics across radio, television and digital networks to fans globally.  Today, Learfield Sports' exclusive sports programming reaches more than 50 million television households nationally and delivers nearly 17,000 hours of radio programming on more than 1,100 radio stations. For additional information about the company's 40-year history and complete collegiate portfolio, visit www.learfieldsports.com.

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