Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'College Basketball,' 'Live PD,' 'Boxing,' 'House Hunters Renovation,' 'UFC Prelims' & More!

On March 3, 2018, ESPN's College Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.08 - followed by A&E's Live PD (0.61), Showtime's Boxing (0.42) and HGTV's House Hunters Renovation (0.33).

College Basketball was the most viewed program with 3.369 million viewers - followed by Live PD (1.876), House Hunters Renovation (1.438) and FS1's NASCAR Racing (1.257).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, March 3

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
College Basketball
ESPN
8:17 PM
1.08
3.369
2
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.61
1.876
3
Boxing
Showtime
10:44 PM
0.42
1.055
4
College Basketball
ESPN
10:24 PM
0.37
1.128
5
College Basketball
ESPN
6:04 PM
0.35
1.148
6
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.33
1.438
7
College Basketball
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.32
1.011
8
UFC Prelims
FS1
8:00 PM
0.31
0.905
9
Boxing
Showtime
10:13 PM
0.31
0.784
10
Log Cabin Living
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.28
1.145
11
Log Cabin Living
HGTV
11:30 PM
0.26
1.191
12
College Basketball
ESPN
4:10 PM
0.26
0.921
13
Boxing
Showtime
9:36 PM
0.26
0.673
14
Pit Bulls and Parolees
Animal
8:00 PM
0.25
0.918
15
Say Yes to the Dress
TLC
8:00 PM
0.24
1.083
16
Iyanla, Fix My Life
OWN
9:00 PM
0.23
0.681
17
Pit Bulls and Parolees
Animal
9:01 PM
0.23
0.908
18
Boxing
Showtime
11:29 PM
0.23
0.579
19
Boxing
HBO
11:25 PM
0.22
0.599
20
Say Yes: Wedding SOS
TLC
9:06 PM
0.22
0.920
21
Hear Me, Love Me, See Me
TLC
10:09 PM
0.20
0.665
22
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.19
1.096
23
A Crime to Remember
ID
10:00 PM
0.19
0.966
24
Boxing
HBO
11:52 PM
0.19
0.491
25
NASCAR Racing
FS1
4:00 PM
0.19
1.257
26
Boxing
HBO
10:17 PM
0.19
0.512
27
College Basketball
ESPN
2:26 PM
0.18
0.710
28
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
12:27 PM
0.18
0.476
29
Bad Tutor
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.18
0.740
30
Boxing
HBO
11:02 PM
0.17
0.465
31
Boxing
HBO
10:07 PM
0.17
0.483
32
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.17
0.544
33
Knight Squad
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.16
0.946
34
The Vet Life
Animal
10:02 PM
0.16
0.781
35
Boxing
Showtime
9:00 PM
0.16
0.437
36
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:57 AM
0.15
0.474
37
Blue Planet II
BBCA
9:00 PM
0.14
0.541
38
Monster Energy Supercar
FS1
10:00 PM
0.13
0.337
39
The Incredible Dr. Pol
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.09
1.123
40
Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards
OWN
10:00 PM
0.09
0.372
41
Falling Water
USA
10:00 PM
0.07
0.342
42
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
7:24 AM
0.07
0.204

No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's Top Gear; DIY's First Time Flippers & Buyers Bootcamp; IFC's 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards; NatGeoWild's Rocky Mountain Animal Rescue; Ovation's The Artful Detective; and Oxygen's Snapped: Killer Couples.


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.