Map shows what team each state is rooting for in CFP title game, based on Twitter data
Once again, the 2 teams that will compete for the College Football Playoff title are located in the southeast, with LSU and Clemson squaring off in New Orleans on Monday night.
However, the game will be watched by millions of fans all over the country. So, it’s worth asking which team fans in each state support.
Well, the folks at BetOnline.ag have us covered on that front. As you can see below, they analyzed Twitter data and hashtags for each team and found that Clemson has the support of 26 states, compared to 24 for LSU:
It’s no surprise to see LSU dominating the gulf states (other than Florida). Which set of fans will emerge from Monday’s game the happiest? We’ll find out soon!