Calvin Finishes Third in Final 2016-17 NCAA III Men's Basketball Attendance Standings

Calvin Finishes Third in Final 2016-17 NCAA III Men's Basketball Attendance Standings

Calvin College is once again among the NCAA III leaders in men's basketball attendance. Calvin finished third in this year's standings with an average of 1,338 fans per game.

MIAA rival Hope repeated as the NCAA III attendance champion in men's basketball as it averaged 2,319 fans a game during the 2016-2017 season. Wisconsin-Eau Claire was second with an average of 1,550 fans a game.

Overall, Calvin drew 15,273 fans over 11 home dates.

Calvin holds the NCAA III single-season record with an average of 4,018 fans established during the 1992-93 season. Calvin also holds the NCAA III single game attendance record with 11,442 fans for its January 29, 1997 game against Hope at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.

The full attendance figures for all three divisions of NCAA men's basketball for the past year can be found on the NCAA web site at: 2016-17 NCAA III Men's Basketball Attendance Standings