Wisconsin-Kentucky, Michigan State-Duke lead cable sports nets for Saturday April 4, 2015

April 7, 2015

Wisconsin’s win over Kentucky led Saturday cable sports with 16.796 million viewers and a 5.5 adults 18-49 rating on TBS. Across TBS and the Kentucky & Wisconsin “Team Streams” on TNT & truTV the game averaged 22.626 million viewers and a 7.3 adults 18-49 rating. Duke’s win over Michigan State averaged 11.138 million viewers and a 3.3 adults 18-49 rating on TBS and 15.307 million viewers and 4.5 adults 18-49 rating including the…


(Updated) Wisconsin-Kentucky draws 22.6M, most-viewed semi in 19 years + Michigan State-Duke

April 5, 2015

Update: combined viewership for Wisconsin-Kentucky was 22.6 million viewers across TBS, TNT and truTV. That’s way up versus the 16.25 million last year’s Kentucky-Wisconsin game averaged across the same three networks.  Duke’s win over Michigan State averaged million viewers, which was also up big versus the equivalent game last year (UConn-Florida) which averaged 11.65 million viewers. The Wisconsin-Kentucky matchup was the most-watched semifinal in 19 years, and the 3 network…