1.7 percent of Georgia Southern University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018


In 2017-2018, 1.7 percent 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 23,130 undergraduate students, of which 55 percent are women and 45 percent are men, and a total student body of 26,408 students. Of these students, 240 men and 206 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, 8.7 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 (127), soccer (64) and all track combined (59).

Sports popularity
Type of sport
Men
Women
Total
Football
127
0
127
Soccer
33
31
64
All Track Combined
0
59
59
Baseball
41
0
41
Swimming and Diving
0
34
34
Basketball
19
14
33
Volleyball
0
24
24
Softball
0
22
22
Tennis
10
8
18
Golf
10
7
17
Rifle
0
7
7

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