NCAA Basketball 2018-19 Attendance, Week 12: Coppin Goes Back to Back

In case there is any doubt that losing detracts fans, let me introduce you to Coppin State. Ranked 347th in the AMSTS Computer Rankings, it’s hard to find a reason to get fans to show up. The PAC 12 has similar problems…. even with winners. Without further ado, let’s take a look: Number of games …

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NCAA Basketball Attendance, 2017 Week Ten: So That’s What Bobby Valentine Does Now

Despite my pleas for Nicholls fans to attend basketball games after last week’s double showing in the bottom three, they’re back this week. Again, this is despite the fact that Nicholls is in first place in the Southland, so it’s not like they’re a bad team!  And they actively tried to bring more fans in …

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NCAA Basketball Week 16: Nobody in South Carolina Watches Basketball

South Carolina Upstate has the smallest arena in NCAA Division I men’s basketball with a capacity of 878. But this week’s bottom three attendance doesn’t involve the Spartans of USC-U, who drew 517 and 837 to their two games this week. With those totals, South Carolina Upstate outdrew two other South Carolina schools, whose game attendances would’ve …

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NCAA Basketball Attendance Week 13: Highest Attendance of the Season!

We have reached peak basketball! Your average college basketball game is attracting more than 4,900 fans, and only 33 games this week had fewer than 1,000 fans in the door.  In fact, it was the first week this season to not have any games with fewer than 400 spectators. Another good week for college basketball attendance! …

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Week 7 NCAA Basketball Attendance: Howard Draws Under 500 For The Full Week

Not to be outdone by Southern, who drew fewer than 500 fans in two home games last week, the story of this week is Howard U. The Bison hosted THREE games this week and had exactly 500 fans in attendance. At least that’s what they reported….. Let’s take a look: Number of games drawing fewer …

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SWAC, CUSA, MEAC, Big Sky Crappy Conference Championship Preview

Editor note: This continues a series of conference tournament previews for the worst conferences in college basketball. Every day we will preview the conference tournaments for the non “Power” conferences that will begin on that day. Today we have the SWAC, Conference USA, MEAC, and Big Sky. With apologies to the former USSR, here is the AMSTS CCCP (Crappy …

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NCAA Basketball Attendance Week 13, The Best and the Worst

Numbers have somewhat bounced back this week after the winter storm that shook the east coast a couple of weeks ago, overall average attendance is slightly up this week.  Where the attendance changes are mostly seen are on the bottom of the list, however, as fewer teams drew sub 1000 compared to last week (only 16 this week, …

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