The Huskies had the highest increase in home attendance of any FBS program in 2013, with an average of 68,769 fans for seven games at the new $280 million Husky Stadium.
UW averaged 58,617 fans for home games at CenturyLink Field in 2012. The average increase of 10,153 (17.3 percent) for 2013 was No. 1 among FBS programs.
UW had a total of 46,978 season tickets sold for 2013. This week, UW reported sales of 40,288 season tickets for 2014, a figure that doesn’t include student tickets. That’s a renewal rate of about 85 percent (the renewal deadline was Feb. 3).
New Husky Stadium has a capacity of 70,138.
Here are UW’s season ticket totals from the past four seasons:
2012: 41,193 (at CenturyLink Field)
For 2014, season ticket prices range from $296 to $495, not including required Tyee Club donations.
Elsewhere, the Huskies have offered a scholarship to Bishop Mora Salesian (Los Angeles) wide receiver Jeremy Kelly, the brother of UW redshirt freshman cornerback Jermaine Kelly. Jeremy Kelly has offers from a handful of other Pac-12 programs, including Arizona State, California, Colorado and Utah.