2.3 percent of the University of Memphis students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018


In 2017-2018, 2.3 percent of the University of Memphis students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

The University of Memphis has 17,233 undergraduate students, of which 59 percent are women and 41 percent are men, and a total student body of 21,458 students. Of these students, 295 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, 8.7 percent of students enrolled at institutions of higher education with sports teams were on teams.

The sports at the University of Memphis with the most participants are all track combined (174), football (125) and soccer (54).

Sports popularity
Type of sport
Men
Women
Total
All Track Combined
77
97
174
Football
125
0
125
Soccer
26
28
54
Baseball
33
0
33
Basketball
16
13
29
Softball
0
24
24
Tennis
10
8
18
Volleyball
0
18
18
Golf
8
8
16

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