Inside The Attendance Numbers Of The 2010 College Football Season

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Here are some interesting tidbits from CNBC’s Darren Rovell:

  • 18 teams sold out their seasons: Michigan, Ohio State, Alabama, Texas, Georgia, LSU, Florida, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Notre Dame, Iowa, Virginia Tech, Oregon, Texas Tech, Louisville, Utah, Cincinnati and Boise State.
  • Despite a 7-6 season, Michigan had the highest average attendance in the country with 111,825 fans per game.   Ohio State and Penn State followed with 105,278 and 104,234, respectively.

One more:

  • The Texas HS 5A state title game had a higher announced attendance than 16 out of 35 bowl games.  Bowl game attendance was still up .8% from last year though.  

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