Emmitsburg, Md. (August 10, 2017) -- The Mount St. Mary's University men's basketball team led the Northeast Conference in attendance and ranked second in the state of Maryland during the 2016-17 season en route to winning its fifth league title. The Mount went on to record its second NCAA Tournament win in program history with a 67-66 win over New Orleans in the First Four Round.
In addition, the Mount was No. 10 in attendance among peer schools across the five mid-major conferences in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, and ranked No. 6 among that group in percentage of arena filled on game night.