Wow! Ohio loves it's football!
Ohio State Football Spring Game Leads Nation in Attendance
Annual event draws 63,649 fans
Buckeye fans packed into Ohio Stadium for the annual Scarlet and Gray game.
May 5, 2006
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State University football team played its spring game in front of 63,649 ticketed fans April 22. That total ranked No. 1 nationally for spring game attendance.
The annual Scarlet and Gray game, which concluded the spring practice season for the Buckeyes, had in excess of 6,000 more fans than the second-place program.
Buckeye fans of all ages flocked to Ohio Stadium to cheer on the Buckeyes. The attendance figure also does not include an estimated 2,000 children 6 and under that were admitted free.
The Top 3 schools in the country for spring game attendance were Ohio State, Nebraska (57, 415) and Florida (45,200).