NASCAR Sprint Cup STP 500, Fox Sports Live, Baylor-Notre Dame women lead cable sports nets for Sunday March 29, 2015

March 31, 2015

With men’s college hoops tournament action back on CBS for the day, NASCAR Sprint Cup racing (STP 500) on FS1 easily led the cable sports landscape on Sunday with 4.061 million viewers. In the women’s college hoops tournament on ESPN, Baylor vs Notre Dame averaged 1.187 million viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating and Florida State vs South Carolina averaged 930,00 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. Cable Sports…

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West Virginia-Maryland, Oregon-Wisconsin, UNI-Louisville lead cable sports nets for Sunday March 22, 2015

March 24, 2015

West Virginia’s win over Maryland Sunday night on TNT led all cable sports programming on Sunday avedraging 3.79 million viewers and a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating. Wisconsin’s win over Oregon on truTV averaged 3.502 million viewers and a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating. Louisville’s win over Northern Iowa on TBS averaged 2.889 million viewers and a 1.0 adults 18-9 rating and Oklahoma’s victory over Dayton on TNT averaged 2.805 million viewers…

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Arkansas-Kentucky, ‘I Hate Christian Laettner’ lead cable sports nets for Sunday March 15, 2015

March 17, 2015

The SEC men’s basketball tournament final on ESPN where Kentucky won over Arkansas to remain undefeated topped the cable sports nets for Sunday with an average of 3.314 million viewers and a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating. The 30 for 30 documentary ‘I Hate Christian Laettner’ drew 2.319 million viewers and a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating. For those wondering how that stacked up against other  30 for 30 documentaries: ‘Requiem for the…

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PGA Cadillac Championship, NASCAR ‘Raceday’, Rangers-Blackhawks lead cable sports nets for Sunday March 8, 2015

March 10, 2015

PGA tour coverage of the Cadillac Championship from 1-3p on the Golf Channel led the cable sports networks on Sunday with 879,000 viewers. NASCAR Raceday on FS1 was second with 806,000. The New York Rangers vs Chicago Blackhawks averaged 731,000.  In women’s college hoops, Maryland vs. Ohio State in the Big 10 tourney on ESPN averaged 576,000.  The MLS Soccer on ESPN2 (New York vs Orlando) averaged 539,000. Cable Sports…

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Thunder-Lakers, Honda Classic, PBA Bowling lead cable sports nets for Sunday March 1, 2015

March 3, 2015

On a fairly quiet Sunday on the cable sports front,  Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Los Angeles Lakers NBA action on ESPN came out on top with an averaged of 1.246 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. Update: technically 27 minutes of Honda Classic golf coverage that was handed off to the Golf channel was second on the day with 1.003 million viewers, with an additional 902,000 for coverage…

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UFC Fight Night, NASCAR Raceday, SportsCenter, PBA Bowling, Sports Reporters lead cable sports nets for Sunday February 22, 2015

February 24, 2015

The “Bigfoot vs. Mir” UFC Fight Night on FS1 Sunday night at 8p ET  topped Sunday among the cable sports networks averaging 1.212 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. The UFC Fight Night preliminaries edition that aired at 6p ET drew 813,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. NASCAR coverage on FS1 was second with “Raceday” averaging 973,000 viewers. PBA Bowling coverage on ESPN at 1p ET…

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NBA All-Star Game, PBA Bowling, PGA lead cable sports networks for Sunday February 15, 2015

February 18, 2015

The NBA All-Star Game led the cable sports networks on Sunday averaging 5.956 million viewers on TNT and another 1.219 million on the TBS simulcast for a total of 7.175 million with a 3.1 adults 18-49 rating. The All-Star pregame averaged 3.134 million viewers on TNT and another 1.39 million watched an encore of the All-Star Game right after the game finished. PBA Bowling from 1-3p on ESPN averaged 871,000…

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PBA Bowling, SportsCenter, USA vs Panama lead cable sports networks for Sunday February 8, 2015

February 10, 2015

Update: technically 16 minutes of Farmers Insurance coverage on the Golf Channel led all cable sports nets on Sunday with 1.58 million viewers. PBA Bowling coverage on ESPN  averaged 991,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. The 10am SportsCenter averaged 783,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. The USA vs Panama men’s soccer friendly averaged 674,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. The new 30 for 30…

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