Hibbett Sports, Inc. operates sporting goods stores in small and mid-sized markets predominantly in the South, Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and the Midwest. The Company operates 927 stores consisting of 910 Hibbett Sports stores and 17 smaller-format Sports. The Company�s merchandise assortment emphasizes team sports complemented by localized apparel, footwear and accessories designed to appeal to a range of customers within each individual market. The Company�s primary retail format is Hibbett Sports, an approximately 5,000 square foot store located primarily in strip centers, which are usually near a Wal-Mart store. Of these stores, 730 Hibbett Sports stores are located in strip centers, which include free-standing stores, with the remaining 180 stores located in enclosed malls, which are the only enclosed malls in their county.