5 best college basketball towns

5 best college basketball towns

August 26, 2019 7 By Stanley Isaacs


Let’s countdown the five best college basketball towns in the country at number five is a town that plays host to two mid-majors with NCAA tournament upset history, Richmond Virginia is the home to both VCU and U of R and With no pro sports teams and no major division one football in town college basketball is the sport of choice The number four basketball town is the home of the big five you’ll find LaSalle Penn st Joseph’s temple and Villanova all in the Philadelphia area The same city that gave birth to the hallowed Palestra where more college basketball games have been hosted than any other arena much love was a city of brotherly love and numbers like Indiana is the home of Hoosiers the movie and the fan base and Bloomington is at the center of it. All getting into assembly hall can be difficult in this basketball mad town But you can always head down to Kirkwood Avenue to take in the game Number two when the inventor of the game was your first coach There’s a good chance your town as a basketball legacy and truer words have never been spoken about Lawrence Kansas from the somber Rock Chalk Jayhawk and Allen Fieldhouse to the noise of 100,000 people Celebrating a national championship on Massachusetts Street, Lawrence. Has it all But a number1 Durham and Chapel Hill may technically be separate towns, but they’re connected by 15501 and an insatiable appetite for college hoops Whether you’re looking for a big boisterous crown at the Dean Dome or an intimate raucous environment at Cameron Indoor the best of both worlds are within an eight-mile radius From sous-chefs Cavill to Franklin Street, there’s no college town like the heart of Tobacco Road