U of L 2nd, UK 11th in women’s basketball attendance

Both the universities of Louisville and Kentucky ranked among the nation’s leaders in attendance for women’s basketball, UK announced on Thursday.

Tennessee led all programs in average home attendance. Louisville was second and Kentucky 11th.

Perennial power Connecticut was third.

Here’s the top 20:

1.         Tennessee        17         213,128             12,537

2.         Louisville           15         162,892             10,859

3.         Connecticut       22         208,910             9,496

4.         Iowa St.            17         159,293             9,370

5.         Notre Dame       17         145,409             8,553

6.         Baylor               21         166,593             7,933

7.         New Mexico      15         115,152             7,677

8.         Purdue              17         129,671             7,628

9.         Michigan St.      16         118,214             7,388

10.        Texas Tech       17         119,731             7,043

11.        Kentucky          15         95,453             6,364

12.        Texas A&M       14         85,457             6,104

13.        Iowa                 14         81,528             5,823

14.        Oklahoma         17         93,322             5,490

15.        Duke                 17         88,667             5,216

16.        Maryland           17         87,745             5,161

17.        Stanford            17         82,263             4,839

18.        Texas               15         70,651             4,710

19.        Wisconsin         15         69,956             4,664

20.        Vanderbilt          15         68,828             4,589