Don’t believe the 44,902 attendance in Commonwealth last weekend? We don’t either. That’s because there were only 18,885 scanned tickets, according to The Herald-Leader. Jen Smith filed an Open Records Request to get the actual scanned attendance for the season and this is what she found:
Then there is this:
Within UK’s response, it mentions that these “actual” numbers are of scanned ticket sales through Ticketmaster, but adds that “these numbers do not include players, media, workers, etc., who were also in attendance during the games and do not use the scanned ticket procedure.”
Nice work, Jen.