NY Times’ NCAA Fan Map: A State Hooked on the Horns
With data based on Facebook ‘likes’, The New York Times blog TheUpShot estimated the boundaries of fandom for 82 teams across the U.S. TheUpShot found Texas and Oregon are two of the most popular teams. Led by the Longhorns, seven universities lay claim to at least a part of the state.
Here Derek Jeter with Longhorn alum Roger Clemens posing for a photo in 2007 with some of the texassports football team. Jeter played his last game at Yankee Stadium Thursday night. [Photo: Texas Athletics]
looks like I have degrees from the 2 most desirable schools in the 2nd and 3rd largest populated states. go me.
Our newest map looks at the “Most Desirable” Universities in each state, judged by which college received the most undergraduate applications in the fall of 2013. Similar to previous maps, using the National Center for Education Statistics’ Database, we decided only to look at schools offering 4-year degrees with housing. Check it out in eCollegeFinder.
Mickey, Snow White, the Seven Dwarfs and a host of Disney characters heading to “it’s a small world” at the Pepsi Cola pavilion at the 1964 New York World’s Fair. See more GIFs from Disneyland Goes to the World’s Fair (1964)