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09-13-2012, 01:41 PM
Troy University's SEC Matchup Means Big Business for Hotels, Vendors

by Brittany Bivins

[...] An average football weekend brings in about $1 million in additional revenue, according to Clerk Treasurer of Troy, Alton Starling. That's factoring in the cost of the ticket, hotel, gas and meals. However, he estimates it could be close to $4 million if the stadium sells out all 30,000 seats on Saturday. [...]

-> http://www.wncftv.com/promos/Troy-Universitys-SEC-Matchup-Means-Big-Business-for-Local-Hotels-Vendors-169542206.html