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Beer Me; UT to sell alcohol at spring sports

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At the University of Texas, the headline all of a sudden is selling beer at athletic events.  Texas has decided to begin selling beer and wine Friday with softball and will continue this spring with baseball and track, but will not include the spring football game.  There are many obvious concerns, so the spring sports will become a test before including football this fall.  But it could change the business model for athletics and football, as another significant money maker. Only two other schools in the Big-12 currently sell alcohol at sporting events, Iowa State and West Virginia.

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