I found this interesting:
Nebraska isn’t alone in struggling to entice fans to watch basketball in November and December. Hopefully this will decrease the Chicken Little posts about attendance at JHH Coliseum this year. It's not great, but with the situation out there and coming off of losing seasons, you have to expect to take a hit.
Last week, Boehm attended a national conference of 83 schools affiliated with IMG and ISP marketing and sports. During meeting breaks, he asked colleagues at 10 schools about men’s basketball attendance.
“The vast majority, with the exception being Wake Forest, said they are really down this year,’’ Boehm said. “Nonconference games are hard to sell.
“It’s tougher and tougher for folks to come out regularly at this time of year.’’