Clemens Stadium is known for some of the largest crowds in NCAA Division III football. For 11 of the past 15 seasons, Saint John's has led Division III in either per-game average or total season attendance. The largest crowd ever for NCAA Division III football was recorded on October 2, 2010, when the Johnnies hosted 16,421 fans in a homecoming game overtime loss of 26-27 to the University of Saint Thomas on a missed extra point. On November 8, 2003, Clemens Stadium hosted a then-NCAA Division III record 13,107 fans for a game against Bethel, for John Gagliardi's record-breaking 409th career victory. The third largest crowd at Clemens Stadium was 12,903, on October 17, 2009 during a 20-17 overtime victory against rival St. Thomas.
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