Saturday Primetime Ratings:
Regarding this morning's Nielsens, note that the fast-affiliate ratings that came in at 11 a.m. ET/8 a.m. PT are not time zone-adjusted and are subject to change for live sports coverage. In these preliminary results, NBC is currently #2 for the night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in all key ratings categories in the fast-affiliate ratings.
In metered-market results, which are time zone-adjusted, NBC Sports coverage of Notre Dame football featuring Michigan State at Notre Dame averaged a 3.2 rating, 6 share in metered-market households from 7:30-11:15 p.m. ET. NBC ranked #1 for the night in metered-market households and adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters.
In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for Saturday Night:
· An encore telecast of "Saturday Night Live," with host Tracy Morgan and musical guest Demi Lovato, was delayed by a primetime "Notre Dame Football" overrun.
NOTE: All ratings are "live plus same day" from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated.