Two St. Peter’s NCAA games land in Nielsen’s top 20

NEW YORK – This is a secure guess: Two males’s basketball video games that includes St. Peter’s College landed among the many 20 most-watched tv applications in prime time final week for the primary time ever.

The NCAA event’s underdog darlings hit the large time with their victories over Kentucky and Murray State, the Nielsen firm mentioned.

Followers are clearly intrigued by their story, because the Jersey Metropolis faculty’s second sport towards Murray State had extra viewers than the sport with Kentucky, one of many NCAA’s blue bloods.

The CBS newsmagazine “60 Minutes” has a profitable streak that has now reached 4 straight weeks as the most well-liked program.

The opening spherical of the boys’s NCAA tourney led CBS to a dominant win within the scores, because the community averaged 5.5 million viewers in prime time. ABC had 3.2 million, NBC had 3.1 million, Fox had 2 million, Univision had 1.5 million, Ion Tv had 1 million and Telemundo had 930,000.


Fox Information Channel was the most well-liked cable community, averaging 2.54 million viewers in prime time. TBS had 1.79 million, TNT had 1.63 million, Tru TV had 1.12 million and HGTV had 1.09 million.

ABC’s “World Information Tonight” gained the night information scores race with a median of seven.9 million viewers. The “NBC Nightly Information” had 6.7 million and the “CBS Night Information” had 5.3 million.

For the week of March 14-20, the 20 most-watched applications, their networks and viewerships:

1. “60 Minutes,” CBS, 9.07 million.

2. “NCIS,” CBS, 7.55 million.

3. “The Equalizer,” CBS, 7.08 million.

4. “NCAA Basketball Pregame” (Saturday), CBS, 6.79 million.

5. NCAA Basketball Event: St. Peter’s vs. Murray St., CBS, 6.69 million.

6. “Chicago Hearth,” NBC, 6.66 million.

7. “Chicago Med,” NBC, 6.35 million.

8. “The Neighborhood,” CBS, 5.8 million.

9. “Bob Hearts Abishola,” CBS, 5.71 million.

10. “NCIS: Los Angeles,” CBS, 5.6 million.


11. NCAA Basketball Event: St. Peter’s vs. Kentucky, CBS, 5.46 million.

12. “American Idol,” ABC, 5.4 million.

13. “Chicago PD,” NBC, 5.33 million.

14. “NCIS: Hawai’i,” CBS, 5.1 million.

15. “Survivor,” CBS, 5.06 million.

16. NCAA Basketball Event: Davidson vs. Michigan St., CBS, 4.96 million.

17. “The Bachelor,” ABC, 4.73 million.

18. “Legislation & Order: SVU,” NBC, 4.72 million.

19. “FBI,” CBS, 4.65 million.

20. “911: Lone Star,” Fox, 4.64 million.

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