Monday, March 20, 2017

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NCAA Tournament,' 'Gold Rush,' 'Bring It!,' 'Live PD,' 'Teen Titans Go!,' 'Ridiculousness' & More!

On March 17, 2017, TNT's NCAA Tournament was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.77 - followed by TBS' NCAA Tournament (0.75), Discovery's Gold Rush (0.57) and TruTV's NCAA Basketball (0.51).

TNT's NCAA Basketball was the most viewed program with 2.298 million viewers - followed by TBS' NCAA Basketball (2.216), Gold Rush (2.186) and TruTV's NCAA Basketball (1.560).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, March 17


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
9:19 PM
0.77
2.298
2
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
7:06 PM
0.75
2.216
3
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
4:29 PM
0.73
1.923
4
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
9:47 PM
0.61
1.835
5
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
6:41 PM
0.58
1.729
6
Gold Rush
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.57
2.186
7
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
4:05 PM
0.51
1.560
8
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
10:03 PM
0.51
1.509
9
Bring It!
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.42
1.097
10
The Rap Game
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.42
1.056
11
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
1:22 PM
0.40
1.130
12
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
10:00 PM
0.39
1.117
13
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.37
1.202
14
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
3:02 PM
0.36
1.088
15
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.33
1.221
16
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
7:25 PM
0.29
0.963
17
Teen Titans Go!
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.28
1.268
18
My Lottery Dream Home
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.25
1.351
19
The Pop Game
Lifetime
11:06 PM
0.24
0.582
20
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.23
0.485
21
Liv and Maddie: Cali Style
Disney
5:30 PM
0.21
0.973
22
Bunk’d
Disney
6:00 PM
0.20
1.107
23
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
7:45 PM
0.19
0.814
24
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
1:52 PM
0.19
0.518
25
Hunter Street
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.19
1.106
26
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
12:30 PM
0.16
0.530
27
A Haunting
TLC
9:00 PM
0.15
0.500
28
Ghost Brothers
TLC
10:00 PM
0.15
0.477
29
College Wrestling
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.15
0.443
30
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.15
0.387
31
NASCAR Racing
FS1
7:30 PM
0.14
0.613
32
VICE
HBO
7:30 PM
0.09
0.272
33
Animals
HBO
11:31 PM
0.08
0.275
34
It Takes a Killer
Oxygen
11:00 PM
0.05
0.228
35
Cesar Millan’s Dog Nation
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.05
0.219

No rating information was made immediately available for Disney XD's Milo Murphy's Law; NatGeoWild's Pet Talk; Reelz's Scandal and Legacy; and Showtime's SXSW Comedy with Natasha Leggero Part 2.


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.