The environment at college basketball games is something that can't truly be described without experiencing it in person. Television can only do so much to portray how electric the atmosphere is inside an arena, with fans hovering around all sides of the court cheering on the home team and jeering at the visitors.
And the best of these basketball venues all have one thing in common: great student sections.
A dedicated area for the most devoted of hoops fans, the basketball student section is a place where craziness and passion are manifested into one large swell of emotion and excitement, which serves as both an energy boost for the good guys and a headache for the villains.
We've searched for the 10 best student sections in Division I college basketball and ranked them based on their noise level, organization, creativity and the impact they have on their team's performance.