Fans in the Midwest love their football, which is why the resale market for tickets can be so hotly contested and highly priced at times.
Still, almost nothing beats the pageantry of a big-time college football game, which is why fans flock in the tens of thousands to games during the Big 12 season.
As the 2013 season approaches, tickets to the most anticipated games are already starting to sell at a premium, only adding to the hype of what should be another great year of college football.
All of the information for this article was retrieved at StubHub, one of the nation's leaders in ticket reselling for athletic events, concerts, etc.
With that, here are seven of the priciest games that Big 12 fans will go to in 2013.
*Note: For nearly all of the games in the Big 12, some sellers had prices listed at $9,999. That price is almost unfathomable for nearly anyone to pay to attend a football game, so the next highest, somewhat reasonable price was chosen as the highest listed price in the following slides.