NCAA Football 2018 Attendance, Week 6: Rose Bowl Half Empty or Half Full?

It was week six, and some programs fans have already had enough.  Most surprisingly, UCLA only filled the Rose Bowl half full (or is it half empty?).  Granted, it’s one of the bigger stadiums in college football, but sitting in the second largest city in America it has typically sat 60+% full.  For the rest …

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NCAA Football 2018 Attendance, Week 5: Disappointing Homecoming in Lawrence

We’re into the swing of things here through week five, with plenty of good games on the slate.  Even with that, average attendance was 26,365 for the week, a decrease of 1,828 over last week and the lowest attended week of the season thus far. Let’s take a look, shall we? Worst overall Division I …

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NCAA Football 2018 Attendance, Week 4: Duke Only Fills Cameron

Week four of the NCAA Football season finally felt like things were in full swing, as no games were cancelled due to hurricanes, and plenty of conference play started up.  Average attendance was 28,193 for the week, a decrease of 1,374 over last week and the lowest attended week of the season thus far. Let’s …

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NCAA Football Attendance, Weeks 2 & 3: Hurricane Hijinks!

Time again for your week in review on NCAA Division I Football attendance.  Average attendance was 30,894 for week 2, up over 1,000 from week one.  Week three saw an average attendance of 29,567, largely due to hurricane related low attendance. Let’s take a look, shall we? Worst overall Division I attendance week 2: 755 – …

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2018 NCAA Football Attendance Week 1: KU Sends 20K Home Sad

Time again for your week in review on NCAA Division I Football attendance.  Average attendance was 29,850 this week, a good starting point for the season. Let’s take a look, shall we? Worst overall Division I attendance week 1: 1,632 – Stetson vs Point University. Not a whole lot on offer for fans of the Hatters …

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2018 NCAA Football Travel: How Far Every FBS Team Will Go This Year

Every fall, the college football season fires up and gives fans an opportunity to eschew responsibility in favor of sitting on the couch every Saturday for 15 weeks. Beautiful.  With 844 games on the docket for the regular season, plus conference championships and bowls, all of our couch time comes at the expense of plenty of travel for …

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A Look at Margin of Victory in College Football vs College Basketball

With my beloved Purdue Boilermakers having played the Arizona Wildcats in both basketball and football this year, the thought entered my mind after the Boilers took the Wildcats to the shed in basketball, “How impressive of a win would Purdue need in the Foster Farms Bowl to blow out Arizona in football worse than they …

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NCAA Football Attendance, 2017 Week 11: SEC Highs and Lows

Time again for your week in review on NCAA Division I Football attendance.  Average attendance was up to 24,713 this week, around average on the season. Let’s take a look, shall we? Worst overall Division I attendance week 11: 1,191 – Robert Morris vs Bryant. For the second straight week, the Bryant Bulldogs appear on the …

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NCAA Football Attendance, 2017 Week Ten: 1-7 Kansas vs 0-8 Baylor!

Time again for your week in review on NCAA Division I Football attendance.  Average attendance was down to 24,210 this week, the second lowest average attendance of the year. Let’s take a look, shall we? Worst overall Division I attendance week 10: 1,136 – Bryan vs Sacred Heart. The Bulldogs managed to hold off Sacred Heart …

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NCAA Football Attendance, 2017, Week 9: MACtion, SMACtion

Time again for your week in review on NCAA Division I Football attendance.  Average attendance was up to 24,358 this week, the second lowest average attendance of the year. Let’s take a look, shall we? Worst overall Division I attendance week 9: 1,406 – Drake vs Davidson. Despite the small crowd, the Bulldogs took home the 17-12 …

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