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SBD/Issue 85/Sports Media
Final Nielsen Ratings From Recent Weekend Sports Events
Published January 23, 2001
The following lists final Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY):
|NCAA Men's B-Ball: (regional)||1/13||ABC||1:00-3:30pm|| |
|NCAA Men's B-Ball: (regional)||1/13||ABC||3:30-6:00pm|| |
|CBS Sports: Triathlon Champion.||1/13||CBS||1:00-2:00pm|| |
|NCAA Men's B-Ball: ND-KY||1/13||CBS||2:00-4:15pm|| |
|NCAA Men's B-Ball: (regional)||1/13||CBS||4:15-6:00pm|| |
|Gateway Freestyle Challenge||1/13||NBC||3:00-4:00pm|| |
|PGA of America Year in Review||1/13||NBC||4:00-5:00pm|| |
|NBA On NBC||1/13||NBC||5:00-5:30pm|| |
|NBA On NBC: (regional)||1/13||NBC||5:30-8:00pm|| |
|NFL On CBS||1/14||CBS||3:30-4:00pm|| |
|NFL On CBS: Ravens-Raiders||1/14||CBS||4:00-7:15pm|| |
|Fox NFL Sunday||1/14||Fox||12:00-12:30pm|| |
|NFL On Fox: Vikings-Giants||1/14||Fox||12:30-4:15pm|| |
|Senior PGA Tour Preview||1/14||NBC||1:30-2:30pm|| |
|On the Brink PGA Q-School Spec.||1/14||NBC||2:30-4:00pm|| |
|Ford Downhill Series||1/14||NBC||4:00-5:00pm|| |
|Chevy U.S. Snowboard Grand Prix||1/14||NBC||5:00-6:00pm|| |
|Outback Bowl: SC-Ohio St.||1/1||ESPN|| |
|NCAA Men's B-Ball: Wake Forest/UNC||1/6||ESPN|| |
NOTES: For broadcast numbers, one ratings point = 1,008,000 homes. "COV AREA" = % of homes tuned into that program in that network's universe of subscribers.
NFL: CBS' AFC Championship was down 3% from a 23.2/43 for last year's Titans-Jaguars. Fox' NFC game was down 23% from last year's Bucs-Rams game, which earned a 26.9/44.
NHL: ESPN's coverage of the NHL is averaging a 0.58/ (467,290 HHs) for 11 telecasts, up 5% from a .55/(426,092 HHs) for ten telecasts last year. ESPN2's 54 broadcasts are averaging a 0.24 (175,221 HHs), down 14% from a 0.28 (185,892 HHs) through the same number of games last year. In the 18-34 demo, the ESPN broadcasts are earning a 0.83 up 46% from a 0.57 last year. Meanwhile ESPN2 is a averaging a 0.39, up 34% from a 0.29 for the 18-34 demo.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: CBS' NCAA coverage is averaging a 2.0/5, down 5% from a 2.1/5 through the same point last season. ESPN's 62 broadcasts are earning a 0.93/(741,419 HHs), down 9% from last year's 60 broadcasts, which got a 1.02 (787,862 HHs). Meanwhile, ESPN2's 30 broadcasts are averaging a 0.48/(350,357 HHs), up 7% from last year's 35 broadcasts, .45/(302,394 HHs).