Schools add amenities to make end-zone seats more attractive


              Mississippi State fans stand and watch an NCAA college football game against Georgia in the outside patio of the Gridiron Club at Davis Wade Stadium on the Starkville, Miss., campus, Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022. The end zones are not necessarily where you will find the cheap seats anymore at college football games. Several colleges have tried making end-zone seating more attractive by turning it into a premium experience that includes such amenities as access to indoor clubs with expanded food and beverage options. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
            
              Members of Mississippi State’s Gridiron Club prepare for an NCAA college football game between Georgia and Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022. The end zones are not necessarily where you will find the cheap seats anymore at college football games. Several colleges have tried making end-zone seating more attractive by turning it into a premium experience that includes such amenities as access to indoor clubs with expanded food and beverage options. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
            
              Mississippi State Gridiron Club members and their guests congratulate players following the team's win in an NCAA college football game against East Tennessee State, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, in Starkville, Miss. The end zones are not necessarily where you will find the cheap seats anymore at college football games. Several colleges have tried making end-zone seating more attractive by turning it into a premium experience that includes such amenities as access to indoor clubs with expanded food and beverage options. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
            
              Early arriving fans occupy take their seats in one of the 18 loge boxes in Mississippi State’s south end zone, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, prior to an NCAA college football game against East Tennessee State in Starkville. The end zones are not necessarily where you will find the cheap seats anymore at college football games. Several colleges have tried making end-zone seating more attractive by turning it into a premium experience that includes such amenities as access to indoor clubs with expanded food and beverage options. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
            
              Members of Mississippi State’s Gridiron Club begin to occupy the spacious facility to view an NCAA college football game between Georgia and Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022. The end zones are not necessarily where you will find the cheap seats anymore at college football games. Several colleges have tried making end-zone seating more attractive by turning it into a premium experience that includes such amenities as access to indoor clubs with expanded food and beverage options. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
            
              Mississippi State placekicker Massimo Biscardi, right, reaches out to receive congratulatory handshakes from attendees in the Mississippi State Gridiron Club after Mississippi State's win in an NCAA college football game against East Tennessee State, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, in Starkville, Miss. The end zones are not necessarily where you will find the cheap seats anymore at college football games. Several colleges have tried making end-zone seating more attractive by turning it into a premium experience that includes such amenities as access to indoor clubs with expanded food and beverage options. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)