More people visit the REA.
The Ralph Englestad Arena is gearing up for another attendance milestone. The arena is closing in onits four-millionth visitor since it opened its doors in 2001. During the 2009-2010 fiscal year attendance reached 410,733 -- up nearly 63-hundred over the previous year. During the past season 265,754 fans attended Fighting Sioux hockey games. That was good for second place in the NCAA for total per game average attendance.