2.3 percent of University of Memphis students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017


In 2016-2017, 2.3 percentage of University of Memphis students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

University of Memphis has 17,396 undergraduate students, of which 58 percent are women and 42 percent are men, and a total student body of 21,521 students. Of these students, 289 men and 196 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 University of Memphis with the most participants are all track combined (187), football (120) and soccer (46).

Sports popularity
Type of sport
Men
Women
Total
All Track Combined
80
107
187
Football
120
0
120
Soccer
20
26
46
Baseball
35
0
35
Basketball
13
12
25
Golf
12
9
21
Softball
0
19
19
Volleyball
0
16
16
Tennis
9
7
16

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