Friday, March 6, 2020

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Jersey Shore: Family Vacation,' '60 Days In,' 'Project Runway,' 'Better Things' & More!

On March 5, 2020, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.73 - followed by MTV's Jersey Shore: Family Vacation (0.51), Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight (0.41), A&E's The First 48 (0.38) and Fox News' President Trump Town Hall (0.37).





                                                    The Cable Ratings for Thursday, March 5

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
10:46 PM
0.73
1.857
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:13 PM
0.61
1.531
3
Jersey Shore: Family Vacation
MTV
8:00 PM
0.51
0.955
4
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.41
4.192
5
The First 48
A&E
8:00 PM
0.38
1.215
6
President Trump Town Hall: Democracy 2020
Fox News
6:30 PM
0.37
4.180
7
60 Days In
A&E
10:00 PM
0.37
1.016
8
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.36
4.191
9
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.30
2.989
10
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.29
1.465
11
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.28
3.329
12
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.27
0.537
13
Project Runway
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.25
1.257
14
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.24
1.434
15
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.22
1.387
16
College Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.21
0.944
17
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.21
0.581
18
Coronavirus: Facts and Fears
CNN
10:00 PM
0.20
1.313
19
The Busch Family Brewed
MTV
9:01 PM
0.20
0.456
20
Restaurant: Impossible
Food
9:00 PM
0.20
0.972
21
Homestead Rescue
Discovery
8:00 PM
0.20
1.250
22
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.19
2.296
23
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
10:00 PM
0.19
0.532
24
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.19
0.623
25
Man With a Van
ID
9:00 PM
0.19
0.655
26
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.19
1.105
27
My Murder Story
ID
10:00 PM
0.18
0.711
28
Growing Up Hip Hop
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.18
0.533
29
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.18
1.028
30
Fox News at Night
Fox News
12:00 AM
0.18
1.452
31
Flipping 101 with Tarek El Moussa
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.18
1.157
32
The Sinner
USA
10:00 PM
0.17
0.656
33
College Basketball
ESPN
9:06 PM
0.17
0.523
34
Save My Skin
TLC
9:00 PM
0.17
1.073
35
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.16
1.917
36
Very Cavallari
E!
9:00 PM
0.15
0.339
37
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.14
1.706
38
Grown-ish
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.14
0.312
39
The Busch Family Brewed
MTV
9:32 PM
0.13
0.338
40
Vegas Chef Prizefight
Food
10:00 PM
0.13
0.653
41
Women’s Soccer
ESPN2
7:00 PM
0.13
0.387
42
Ghost Adventures
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.478
43
Ridiculousness
MTV
10:03 PM
0.12
0.293
44
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
10:30 PM
0.12
0.540
45
Lights Out with David Spade
Comedy
11:35 PM
0.11
0.293
46
Wife Swap
Paramount
9:00 PM
0.11
0.255
47
Better Things
FX
10:00 PM
0.10
0.302
48
Untold Stories of the E.R.
TLC
10:00 PM
0.10
0.827
49
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.09
0.431
50
College Basketball
ESPN2
9:02 PM
0.08
0.266
51
Everything’s Gonna Be Okay
Freeform
8:30 PM
0.06
0.159
52
Better Things
FX
10:36 PM
0.06
0.163
53
Cake
FXX
10:00 PM
0.06
0.130
54
In Ice Cold Blood
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.06
0.325
55
Bringing Up Bates
Up
9:00 PM
0.06
0.238
56
What on Earth?
Science
9:00 PM
0.06
0.289
57
Restoration Garage
MotorTrend
10:00 PM
0.05
0.271
58
Chasing Classic Cars
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.05
0.335
59
College Basketball
FS1
6:30 PM
0.05
0.248
60
The Bold Type
Freeform
9:00 PM
0.05
0.127
61
College Basketball
ESPN2
11:04 PM
0.05
0.137
62
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:01 PM
0.04
0.167
63
Killer Couples
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.04
0.307
64
Cake
FXX
10:36 PM
0.04
0.080
65
Nightly Pop
E!
10:00 PM
0.04
0.126

No rating information was made immediately available for GSN's Get a Clue & Common Knowledge; Science's Strange Evidence; Showtime's Desus & Mero; and Viceland's Vice News Tonight.


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. 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.