NCAA Football 2019 Attendance, Week 8: Rainy October Saturdays in the South

Week eight saw average attendance rise slightly 24,044 from 23,922 across all of Division I, even with rain dominating the southeast on Saturday. Even still, some teams struggled to draw more than 20,000 in FBS last week. Let’s take a look at how everyone else fared, shall we? Worst overall Division I attendance: 1,158 – …

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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 Basketball Attendance: 2017 Weeks One & Two: Out of Campus, Out of Mind

The college basketball season has begun, and with it the influx of “prestigious” early season tournaments.  As a result of this, we saw 89 games this week with fewer than 1,000 fans reported.  And that’s just the number that’s reported. Butts-in-seats numbers were probably much less! Number of games drawing fewer than 1,000 fans: 89 …

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