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Top single-game attendance

Fans filled Target Field for the 2017 Tommie-Johnnie game.
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Top recorded single-game attendance in Division III games

The NCAA does not recognize a record for single-game attendance in a Division III football game. Attendance counts are self-reported and most often are estimates rather than actual head counts. Here are the highest of those reported counts, for games between two Division III teams.

Source: D3football.com research

37,355: St. Thomas vs. St. John's at Target Field, 9/23/17
17,535: UW-Oshkosh at UW-Whitewater, 10/8/16
17,327: St. Thomas at St. John's, 9/26/15
16,514: St. Thomas at St. John's, 9/24/16
16,421: St. Thomas at St. John’s, 10/2/10

15,287: UW-Platteville at UW-Whitewater, 10/3/15
14,437: Randolph-Macon at Hampden-Sydney, 11/12/94 (100th meeting)
14,286: St. Thomas at St. John's, 9/15/12
13,671: Amherst at Williams, 11/11/89 (New England small-college record)
13,627: UW-Oshkosh at UW-Whitewater, 10/25/14

13,107: Bethel at St. John’s, 11/8/03 (John Gagliardi’s 409th win)
12,903: St. Thomas at St. John’s, 10/17/09
12,620: Cortland at Ithaca, 11/10/01
12,511: Cortland at Ithaca, 11/4/95
12,483: St. John's at St. Thomas, 9/27/14

12,449: Williams at Amherst, 11/9/96
12,339: St. Olaf at St. John’s, 10/6/07
12,318: UW-Oshkosh at UW-Whitewater, 10/20/12
12,211: Augsburg at St. John's, 9/24/11
12,189: UW-Stout at UW-Whitewater, 10/9/10

12,123: St. Thomas at St. John’s, 10/27/07
12,113: Randolph-Macon at Hampden-Sydney, 11/13/10
12,028: UW-Platteville at UW-Whitewater, 11/2/13
11,907: Gustavus Adolphus at St. John’s, 9/27/08
11,790: Carleton at St. John’s, 9/30/06

11,743: Cortland at Ithaca, 11/15/03
11,714: Cortland State at Ithaca, 11/8/97
11,669: DePauw at Wabash, 11/11/06
11,525: Randolph-Macon at Hampden-Sydney, 11/15/14
11,504: DePauw at Wabash, 11/13/04

11,500: Williams at Amherst, 11/8/14
11,448: UW-Stevens Point at UW-Whitewater, 10/30/10
11,423: DePauw at Wabash, 11/16/08
11,288: UW-River Falls at UW-Whitewater, 10/6/12
11,048: Randolph-Macon at Hampden-Sydney, 11/10/12

11,028: UW-La Crosse at UW-Whitewater, 10/4/08
11,027: St. Thomas at St. John’s, 11/2/02

Dec. 9: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 43, at UW-Oshkosh 40
Box Score Recap Recap Photos
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 24, Brockport 0
Box Score Recap Photos
Dec. 15: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 12, at Mary Hardin-Baylor 0
@ Salem, Va.
Video Box Score Recap Photos
Dec. 9: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 43, at UW-Oshkosh 40
Box Score Recap Recap Photos
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 24, Brockport 0
Box Score Recap Photos
Dec. 15: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 12, at Mary Hardin-Baylor 0
@ Salem, Va.
Video Box Score Recap Photos