Longhorns open Big 12 with big crowd

[ATTENDANCE WATCH] Texas drew the largest crowd of the week as 3,867 fans turned out at Mike A. Myers Stadium for their Big 12 opener, a 1-0 loss to Baylor, on Friday night. The crowd was the Longhorns' largest home crowd since 2008. For this season's Top 10 crowds ...
 
-- New Mexico drew a season-high 2,696 fans for its 2-1 win over Oklahoma as part of the “Stuff the Stadium” doubleheader with the ranked Lobos men's team at the UNM Soccer Complex.

-- Georgia's SEC opener against Florida drew a season-high crowd of 2,337 at the Turner Soccer Complex. The Bulldogs' 1-0 loss snapped a five-match win streak.

-- Creighton opened up Missouri Valley play by Northern Iowa, 1-0, in front of 1,289 fans, the second most to see a women's match at Morrison Stadium.

2011 Top Women's Crowds

Attendance
Game
5,236 1. North-Carolina-Notre Dame
4,745 2. Florida-Florida State
4,633 3. BYU-Miami (Fla.)
4,487 4. Texas A&M-Dartmouth
4,437 5. BYU-Utah
4,402 6. Portland-Washington State
4,265 7. BYU-Cal State Fullerton
3,867
8. Texas-Baylor
3,728 9. Florida-Texas Tech
3,511 10. Notre Dame-Tulsa
1 comment about "Longhorns open Big 12 with big crowd".
  1. Kent Pothast, September 26, 2011 at 8 p.m.

    For years, most of top attendance games were at the University of Portland. It is great to see so many other schools on the list.

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