Number of fans / people that watch HBCU events (The State Farm Bayou Classic (football); the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament; and the Honda Battle of the Bands)



Stat: The State Farm Bayou Classic (football) draws about 76,000 fans and a large TV audience (NBC); the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament attracts 72,000+ fans and over 24 million TV viewers (WGN); and the Honda Battle of the Bands attracts about 60,000 fans.

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Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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