More than 43,000 fans watched the opening day of the boys state basketball tournament, about 800 more than in 2010.

The breakdown:

Devaney Center: Morning session: 4,983; afternoon session: 5,704; evening session: 5,241. Total 15,928.

Pershing Center: Morning: 3,689; afternoon: 4,554; evening: 4,749. Total 12,992.

Lincoln High: Morning: 2,502; afternoon: 2,705; evening: 2,197. Total 7,404.

Lincoln North Star: Morning: 2,217; afternoon: 2,753; evening: 2,518. Total 7,188.

Total four-site attendance: 43,512.

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