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IU ranks 11th in attendance

Despite winning just 10 games, Indiana finished 11th nationally in attendance for men's basketball games. Figures were released today. Indiana averaged 15,296 for 17 home games. IU finished second in the Big Ten in attendance to Wisconsin. IU has placed in the top 16 nationally for 39 straight seasons.

"It's easy to see that the fan base at Indiana is without question the most loyal in the country," IU coach Tom Crean said in a statement. "Their energy and support is playing a big part in our efforts to restore the championship tradition here at IU."

Here is the top 15.

Rank    School    G    Attendance    Avg

1,    Kentucky    18    433,989    24,111

2.    Syracuse    19    420,890    22,152

3.    Louisville    19    368,537    19,397

4.    Tennessee   16    306,680    19,168

5.    N. Carolina   19    337,934    17,786

6.    Wisconsin    17    292,910    17,230

7.    Maryland    16    268,673    16,792

8.    Memphis    20    329,968    16,498

9.    Kansas     19    312,230    16,433

10.    Marquette  17    265,484    15,617

11.    Indiana    17    260,028    15,296

12.    Illinois     18    267,658    14,870

13.    Michigan St. 17    250,903    14,759

14.    Texas      17    248,697    14,629

15.    Creighton   17    246,419    14,495

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