SBD/November 21, 2011/Research and Ratings

Overnight Ratings: ABC's "Saturday Night Football" Leads Weekend College Telecasts

ABC led all college football telecasts this weekend with a 5.8 overnight Nielsen rating for regional coverage in its "Saturday Night Football" slot, which featured Baylor's upset of Oklahoma and USC's upset of Oregon. ESPN's Nebraska-Michigan earned a 2.9 overnight in the 12:00pm ET window on Saturday, marking the highest-rated college game on cable for the weekend. Listed below are overnight Nielsen ratings for sports telecasts on broadcast TV over the weekend (Austin Karp, THE DAILY).

TELECAST
DATE
NET
TIME (ET)
RAT.
"College Football Countdown"
11/19
ABC
3:00-3:30pm
1.0
NCAA Football: (regional)
11/19
ABC
3:30-7:00pm
4.2
NCAA Football: (regional)
11/19
ABC
8:00pm-12:00am
5.8
Epic Poker: Eight-Max Main Event
11/19
CBS
2:00-3:00pm
0.5
"College Football Today"
11/19
CBS
3:00-3:30pm
0.6
NCAA: Mississippi State-Arkansas
11/19
CBS
3:30-7:00pm
1.6
Golf: Presidents Cup: Day Three (taped)
11/19
NBC
8:00am-4:00pm
1.1
NCAA Football: Boston College-Notre Dame
11/19
NBC
4:00-7:45pm
1.8
"The NFL Today"
11/20
CBS
12:00-1:00pm
2.3
"NFL on CBS": (regional)
11/20
CBS
1:00-4:15pm
8.4
"NFL on CBS": Chargers-Bears (79%)
11/20
CBS
4:15-7:30pm
14.2
"Fox NFL Sunday"
11/20
Fox
12:00-1:00pm
3.1
"NFL on Fox": (single)
11/20
Fox
1:00-4:15pm
12.7
EPL: Chelsea-Liverpool (taped)
11/20
Fox
5:00-6:00pm
1.5
Golf: Presidents Cup: Day Four (taped)
11/20
NBC
12:00-6:00pm
1.1
"Football Night In America"
11/20
NBC
7:30-8:15pm
5.9
"Sunday Night Football": Eagles-Giants
11/20
NBC
8:30-11:30pm
14.0

 

Return to top
Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug