Kentucky continues to make history, this time in television.
Kentucky-Notre Dame got a 9.0/16 overnight rating/share – highest overnight rating for a college basketball game in cable television history
— Nicole Auerbach (@NicoleAuerbach) March 29, 2015
According to NCAA.com:
Last night’s thrilling NCAA Tournament Elite Eight game between Kentucky and Notre Dame on TBS generated a 9.0/16 overnight rating/share — peaking with an 11.9/21 from 10:45-11 p.m. ET — to deliver the highest overnight rating for a college basketball game in cable television history.
The Kentucky/Notre Dame telecast is up 53% over last year’s comparable game and is the highest rating in the telecast window in 10 years.
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