University of Toledo may sell alcohol at sporting venues

Matt Zalaznick's picture
Thursday, May 23, 2013

The Glass Bowl could soon be filled with suds.

In a revelation met Tuesday with overwhelming approval, University of Toledo officials said they soon will decide whether to sell alcohol in the main seating areas at home football games.

A decision to join a growing number of schools that dangle booze to boost attendance and revenue sales could come within the next two weeks, according to Toledo athletic director Mike O’Brien. If approved beer and wine also will be sold at Savage Arena for basketball games.

"The institution has looked at this as a possible additional revenue stream," O'Brien said.

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