College Park Named 10th Best College Basketball City

March 8, 2018
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Fans in College Park love their Terrapin hoops, and it shows.

College Park was named the 10th best city for college basketball fans in a recent study by WalletHub.

The rankings for the '2018 Best Cities for College Basketball Fans report' were based off nine different metrics, varying from winning percentage, stadium capacity, social media engagement, the number of teams in a city, and more.

Check out the best and worst city ranks below:

Best Cities for College Hoops Fans Worst Cities for College Hoops Fans

  1. Chapel Hill, NC 
  2. Lawrence, KS  
  3. Los Angeles, CA 
  4. Durham, NC 
  5. Lexington, KY 
  6. Philadelphia, PA 
  7. Storrs, CT
  8. Bloomington, IN 
  9. East Lansing, MI 2
  10. College Park, MD 

Morgantown, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. narrowly missed the top 10, coming in at 11 and 12 respectively. surveyed more than 280 cities across the U.S. for their rankings so three DMV cities cracking the top 15 isn't shabby.

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