Football: High school ties may sway return of title games to AT&T Stadium

The three-day UIL state football championships in Houston two months ago drew 156,413 fans – a 37 percent drop from 2014 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.

What’s wrong with admitting AT&T Stadium might care about high school football more than NRG Stadium and the Alamodome?

This week’s news that SMG – the managing company for NRG Stadium – charged the University Interscholastic League $495,000 to use the facility for three days for its state football championships in December isn’t the reason the event likely won’t return to Houston any time soon. But there is something to be said about sticker shock. click here for complete story