Kentucky-South Carolina, Wisconsin-Michiagan, Florida State-Nebraska lead cable sports nets for Saturday January 24, 2015

 

College hoops on ESPN topped the cable sports networks for Saturday led by Kentucky at South Carolina that averaged 1.915 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating.  Wisconsin at Michigan averaged 1.7 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating.

Florida State at North Carolina averaged 1.576 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. Michigan State at Nebraska drew 1.418 million viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating.

On ESPN2, Miami at Syracuse averaged 750,000 viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating. Oklahoma at Baylor averaged 554,000 viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating.

The Senior Bowl on NFL Network averaged 668,000 viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating.

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday January 24, 2015:

This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific.

ProgramNetDayStart-EndViewers (000)
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNSat12:00P-02:09P1915
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNSat06:56P-09:20P1700
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNSat02:09P-04:08P1576
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNSat04:08P-06:30P1418
COLLEGE GAMEDAY-BKBL    LESPNSat06:30P-06:56P1089
X GAMES                 LESPNSat09:20P-11:19P996
NHL SUPERSKILLS COMPNBCSSat07:00P-09:32P895
COLLEGE GAMEDAY-BKBL    LESPNSat11:00A-12:00P781
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM LESPNSat09:00A-11:00A774
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESP2Sat04:07P-06:09P750
SPORTSCENTER LATE       LESPNSat11:19P-12:00A718
PGA TOURGOLFSat02:58P-07:00P694
SENIOR BOWLNFLNSat04:00P-07:30P668
UFC ON FOX PRELIMS LFS1Sat05:09P-08:00P607
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESP2Sat08:30P-09:00P562
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPNSat05:00A-06:00A555
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESP2Sat06:09P-08:00P554
SPORTSCENTER 12AM  LESPNSat12:00A-01:00A554
SPORTSCENTER 1AM        LESPNSat01:00A-02:00A531
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPNSat08:00A-09:00A530
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPNSat03:00A-04:00A528
SPORTSCENTER MORNING    LESPNSat02:00A-03:00A526
TENNIS: AUSTRALIAN OPEN LESP2Sat09:00P-02:18A521
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPNSat04:00A-05:00A498
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESP2Sat02:03P-04:07P455
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat03:00P-04:00P438
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESP2Sat08:00P-08:30P411
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESP2Sat12:00P-02:03P400
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESNUSat04:53P-06:20P399
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPNSat07:00A-08:00A383
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPNSat06:00A-07:00A380
NHL LIVE SPECIALNBCSSat09:32P-10:00P369
MONSTER ENERGY SUPERCR LFS1Sat10:00P-12:51A364
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNSat03:30P-04:00P342
TENNIS: AUSTRALIAN OPENESP2Sat09:00A-12:00P317
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat02:30P-03:00P299
FA CUP RD 4 LFS1Sat09:56A-12:00P292
NFLN NOWNFLNSat03:07P-03:30P286
NBA REGULAR SEASON   LNBATSat10:00P-12:31A276
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat10:30P-11:00P257
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat01:30P-02:00P248
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat02:00P-02:30P246
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat04:00P-04:18P242
UNITED SPORTSCAR CHAMP LFS1Sat08:00P-10:00P239
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat05:00P-06:00P238
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESNUSat10:03P-12:08A234
COLL BSKTBL: BIG EAST LFS1Sat02:34P-05:09P233
FA CUP RD 4 LFS2Sat12:24P-02:39P233
TENNIS: AUSTRALIAN OPEN LESP2Sat06:00A-07:29A232
SENIOR BOWL RECAPSNFLNSat03:00P-03:07P231
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LENNSat04:12P-04:54P218
GOLF CENTRAL PREGAMEGOLFSat02:30P-02:58P218
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESNUSat02:03P-04:53P208
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat10:00P-10:30P206
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNSat07:30P-08:00P206
MECUM AUTO AUCTIONSNBCSSat04:00P-07:00P203
CHAMPIONS TOURGOLFSat07:30P-10:30P201
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat09:30P-10:00P201
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat01:00P-01:30P200
GOLF CENTRAL-POSTGOLFSat07:00P-07:30P198
NBA REGULAR SEASON   LNBATSat07:30P-10:00P194
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat12:00P-12:30P192
TENNIS: AUSTRALIAN OPEN LESP2Sat02:18A-06:00A189
NHL SUPERSKILLS COMPNBCSSat10:00P-12:30A189
FOOTBALL LIFENFLNSat10:30A-12:00P186
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat08:00P-08:30P185
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESNUSat06:20P-08:20P181
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat09:00P-09:30P174
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat11:00P-11:30P169
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat10:00P-11:12P166
COLL BSKTBL: BIG EAST LFS1Sat12:00P-02:08P161
LA LIGA BBVA-L-BEINSat11:55A-02:00P157
SPORTSCENTER EARLY      LENNSat06:00P-07:00P157
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat12:30P-01:00P157
NFL LIVEESP2Sat07:29A-08:00A149
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat01:00A-01:30A147
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat08:30P-09:00P144
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat02:00P-03:00P143
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM LENNSat11:00A-12:00P143
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat12:30A-01:00A143
FA CUP MATCH DAY LFS2Sat12:00P-12:24P142
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat09:00P-10:00P129
FOX SPORTS LIVE LFS1Sat12:51A-02:00A129
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat11:30P-12:00A129
LA LIGA BBVA-L-BEINSat09:55A-11:55A128
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10ENNSat11:12P-11:30P127
NFL LIVEESP2Sat08:00A-09:00A125
EUROPEAN TOURGOLFSat10:30A-02:30P124
NBA POSTGAME SHOWNBATSat12:31A-01:30A124
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESNUSat12:08A-02:02A118
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat01:30A-02:00A115
OPEN COURTNBATSat03:00P-04:00P114
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat02:30A-03:00A114
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat01:30A-02:00A114
FOX COLLEGE HOOP BRIDGE LFS1Sat02:08P-02:34P113
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat12:00A-12:30A111
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat02:00A-02:30A107
NBA HOME VIDEONBATSat02:00P-03:00P106
NBA PREGAME SHOWNBATSat07:00P-07:30P105
INSIDE THE NFLNFLNSat09:00A-10:30A102
PGA TOURGOLFSat10:30P-02:30A101
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESNUSat08:20P-10:03P99
PREMIER LEAGUE ENCORENBCSSat08:00A-10:00A95
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat03:00A-03:30A94
UNITED SPORTSCAR CHAMP LFS2Sat04:00P-07:51P89
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10ENNSat03:00A-03:30A88
UFC FOX POST FIGHTFS1Sat03:00A-04:00A88
NBA TV MARQUEE MATCHUPNBATSat04:30P-06:30P88
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat07:00P-08:00P87
NBA INSIDE STUFF REPEATNBATSat02:00A-02:30A85
SN MONTHLY JEERSENNSat03:30A-04:00A83
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10ENNSat12:00A-12:30A81
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LENNSat12:00P-02:00P80
FA CUP MATCH DAY LFS1Sat09:30A-09:56A80
COURTSIDE CINEMA ON NBATVNBATSat12:30P-02:00P80
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat02:30A-03:00A80
SN MONTHLY JEERSENNSat11:30P-12:00A78
MEN IN BLAZERSNBCSSat10:00A-10:30A77
NBA INSIDE STUFF REAIRNBATSat06:30P-07:00P75
UFC FOX PRELIMS LFS2Sat05:00P-05:09P71
SN MONTHLY JEERSENNSat12:30A-01:00A70
MLB NETWORK SPECIALMLBNSat01:00P-02:00P69
SKIINGNBCSSat10:30A-12:00P69
MORNING DRIVEGOLFSat09:30A-10:30A68
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESNUSat12:00P-02:03P66
NBA ACTIONNBATSat04:00P-04:30P66
UFC  ULTIMATE INSIDERFS2Sat02:39P-03:00P63
MLB NETWORK SPECIALMLBNSat02:00P-03:00P63
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat10:00A-11:00A61
SOUND FXNFLNSat08:00A-08:30A61
EUROPEAN TOURGOLFSat06:00A-08:30A60
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat02:02A-02:31A59
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10ENNSat01:00A-01:30A58
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat11:00A-12:00P58
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS1Sat02:00A-03:00A54
NBA INSIDE STUFF PNBATSat12:00P-12:30P52
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat03:30A-04:00A51
KEN BURNS BASEBALLMLBNSat09:00P-11:30P50
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESNUSat08:30A-09:00A49
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat03:30A-04:00A49
FA CUP SHOWFS1Sat09:00A-09:30A49
NFL FILMS PRESENTSNFLNSat08:30A-09:00A49
MLBN COUNT DOWNMLBNSat04:00P-05:00P47
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM LENNSat08:00P-08:44P46
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat02:31A-03:00A46
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat03:00A-03:30A46
BASEBALL SEASONSMLBNSat03:00P-04:00P46
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS1Sat04:00A-05:00A45
NBA REGULAR SEASON RE-AIRNBATSat03:00A-05:20A45
NHL TOP 10NBCSSat12:30A-01:00A45
LA LIGA BBVA-R-BEINSat10:00P-12:00A44
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat04:30A-05:00A44
BREAKING NEWS LFS2Sat03:06P-03:30P43
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESNUSat09:00A-09:30A42
EDGE  LESNUSat11:00A-12:00P42
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat06:00A-07:00A42
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat04:00A-04:30A42
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10ENNSat02:00A-02:30A41
HIS & HERSENNSat10:00A-11:00A40
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10ENNSat04:00A-04:30A40
SN MONTHLY JEERSENNSat04:30A-05:00A40
UFC FOX POST FIGHT LFS2Sat10:49P-11:49P40
90 IN 30 –BEINSat02:00P-02:30P37
BLEACHER FEATURE MOVIEMLBNSat07:00P-09:00P37
FOOTBALL LIFENFLNSat07:00A-08:00A37
SN MONTHLY JEERSENNSat01:30A-02:00A36
MORNING DRIVEGOLFSat08:30A-09:30A36
MLBN COUNT DOWNMLBNSat05:00P-06:00P36
PREMIER LEAGUE ENCORENBCSSat06:00A-08:00A36
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat05:00A-05:30A36
EXPRESS XTRA – LBEINSat09:45A-09:55A34
CONCACAF MENS U-20 CHP LFS2Sat08:00P-10:49P34
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat09:00A-10:00A34
FILM SESSIONNFLNSat05:30A-06:00A33
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10ENNSat05:00A-05:30A32
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESNUSat06:30A-08:30A32
MLB TONIGHTMLBNSat10:08A-11:08A32
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat05:20A-05:30A32
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat07:00A-08:00A32
CAA BASKETBALL LNBCSSat12:00P-02:03P32
COLLEGE GAMEDAY-BKBL    LESNUSat10:00A-11:00A31
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNSat06:00A-07:00A31
SERIE A – LBEINSat02:40P-04:45P30
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LENNSat08:05P-08:21P30
MLB TONIGHTMLBNSat12:09P-01:00P30
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat08:00A-09:00A30
SN MONTHLY JEERSENNSat02:30A-03:00A29
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS1Sat08:00A-09:00A28
MLBN COUNT DOWNMLBNSat11:30P-12:00A28
NHL TOP 10NBCSSat01:30A-02:00A28
HIS & HERSENNSat07:00A-08:00A27
GOLF CENTRALGOLFSat02:30A-03:00A27
NFL TURNING POINTNBCSSat02:00A-03:00A27
NHL TOP 10NBCSSat01:00A-01:30A27
SN MONTHLY JEERSENNSat05:30A-06:00A26
CHAMPIONS TOURGOLFSat03:00A-06:00A26
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNSat12:00A-01:00A26
MY MOST MEMORABLE GAMEMLBNSat06:00P-06:30P25
NBA GAMETIMENBATSat05:30A-06:00A24
LA LIGA WORLD –BEINSat09:30A-09:45A23
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat04:00A-04:30A23
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALENNSat09:00A-10:00A22
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONENNSat08:30A-09:00A21
AROUND THE HORNENNSat08:00A-08:30A21
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESNUSat06:00A-06:30A21
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS1Sat07:00A-08:00A21
UFC FOX POST FIGHTFS1Sat05:00A-06:00A21
UFC  WEIGH-INFS2Sat08:00A-09:00A21
EXPRESS PREGAME – LBEINSat02:30P-02:40P20
EXPRESS XTRA WKND – LBEINSat06:00P-07:00P20
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS1Sat06:00A-07:00A20
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS2Sat05:00A-06:00A20
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNSat01:00A-02:00A20
CAA BASKETBALL LNBCSSat02:03P-04:00P20
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat04:30A-05:00A19
EXPRESS XTRA WKND – RBEINSat12:00A-01:00A18
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONENNSat06:30A-07:00A18
BEST OF FIRST TAKEESNUSat09:30A-10:00A18
UFC FOX POST FIGHTFS2Sat02:00A-03:00A18
90 IN 30 –BEINSat05:00P-05:30P17
AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS QLFBEINSat07:00P-09:00P17
MLB NOWMLBNSat06:00A-07:11A17
MY MOST MEMORABLE GAMEMLBNSat06:30P-07:00P17
UFC  WEIGH-INFS2Sat03:00P-03:36P16
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat05:00A-05:30A15
SPORTSCENTERUESNUSat05:30A-06:00A15
FA CUP RD 4 LFS2Sat09:56A-12:00P15
UFC FOX POST FIGHTFS2Sat04:00A-05:00A15
UFC FOX PRELIMSFS2Sat11:49P-02:00A14
UFC FROM ALL  ANGLESFS2Sat09:00A-09:30A14
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSSat03:00A-03:30A14
90 IN 30 –BEINSat05:30P-06:00P13
EXPRESS WRAPUP  – LBEINSat04:45P-05:00P13
MLB TONIGHTMLBNSat09:09A-10:08A13
EXPRESS XTRA WKND – RBEINSat09:00P-10:00P12
AROUND THE HORNENNSat06:00A-06:30A12
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSSat03:30A-04:00A12
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNSat02:00A-03:00A11
TOTAL ITALIAN FOOTBALL –BEINSat09:00A-09:30A10
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS2Sat03:00A-04:00A9
MLB TONIGHTMLBNSat11:08A-12:09P9
HANDBALLBEINSat01:00A-02:00A8
INTENTIONAL TALKMLBNSat07:11A-07:41A8
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSSat04:00A-04:30A8
FA CUP MATCH DAY LFS2Sat09:30A-09:56A7
MLB TONIGHTMLBNSat08:20A-09:09A7
HIGH HEATMLBNSat07:41A-08:20A7
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNSat03:00A-04:00A6
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSSat05:30A-06:00A6
90 IN 30 –BEINSat02:00A-02:30A5
EL CLASICOBEINSat08:30A-09:00A4
UFC ROAD TO THE OCTAGONFS2Sat07:00A-08:00A4
UFC  UNLEASHEDFS2Sat06:00A-07:00A2
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNSat04:00A-05:00A1
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNSat05:00A-06:00A1
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSSat04:30A-05:00A1
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSSat05:00A-05:30A1

Note: viewership of around 100,000 or lower is technically what Nielsen refers to as a “scratch” i.e., not enough Nielsen panelists watched for Nielsen to validate it. There are around 20,000 homes in the Nielsen panel and a bit over 50,000 panelists, where 1 Nielsen panelist watching a whole telecast represents around 5,800 people.  So something averaging a million viewers averaged around 170 people out of the 50K+ panel — small, but still statistically significant. But when there’s a show with 30,000 viewers, that’s only around 5 or 6 Nielsen panelists…

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