2.1 percent of Georgia Southern University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017


In 2016-2017, 2.1 percentage of Georgia Southern University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Georgia Southern University has 17,759 undergraduate students, of which 50 percent are men and 50 percent are women, and a total student body of 20,418 students. Of these students, 227 men and 211 women represented the school by participating in one or more of the sports with teams at the school.

This total does not include students playing intramural sports.

According to NCES, 4.3 percent of students enrolled at institutions of higher education with sports teams were on teams.

The sports at Georgia Southern University with the most participants are football (123), all track combined (81) and soccer (57).

Sports popularity
Type of sport
Men
Women
Total
Football
123
0
123
All Track Combined
0
81
81
Soccer
31
26
57
Baseball
35
0
35
Basketball
18
15
33
Swimming and Diving
0
27
27
Softball
0
20
20
Tennis
11
8
19
Volleyball
0
19
19
Golf
9
8
17
Rifle
0
7
7

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