UD men’s basketball grows its fan base

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – More fans are coming out to Dayton Flyers men’s basketball games.

The team ranks 24th on this year’s overall list of attendance at division one basketball schools.

That’s their highest ranking in a decade.

More than 216,000 fans attended games at UD Arena. That is an average of around 12,700 fans a game.

The arena’s capacity is about 13,400.

Attendance is also up nationally. More than 32.5-million fans went to men’s basketball games last season.

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