Saturday cable ratings: College Football dominates, ‘Live PD’ holds steady

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ESPN absolutely dominated the Saturday cable ratings last week with its college football coverage throughout the day.

The network’s broadcast of the Michigan vs. Penn State game led with a 1.3 rating in adults 18-49 and 4.25 million viewers. The Notre Dame vs. Northwestern (0.8, 3.29 million) and Texas A&M vs. Auburn (0.7, 2.62 million) games rounded out the top 3, also on ESPN.

Elsewhere, after taking a small hit the week before, A&E’s “Live PD” maintained a 0.5 for the second week in a row. On the Travel Channel, the season premiere of “Ghost Adventures” posted a 0.4 with 885,000 viewers.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Saturday, November 3, 2018

Show
Net
Time
Total viewers (000s)
18-49 rating

COLLEGE FOOTBALL – PENN STATE/MICHIGAN
ESPN
3:45 PM
4,252
1.3

COLLEGE FOOTBALL PRIME – NOTRE DAME/NORTHWESTERN
ESPN
7:15 PM
3,293
0.8

COLLEGE FOOTBALL AFT – TEXAS A&M/AUBURN
ESPN
12:00 PM
2,622
0.7

COLLEGE GAMEDAY
ESPN
9:00 AM
1,923
0.7

COLL FTBL SCOREBOARD
ESPN
3:32 PM
2,384
0.7

LIVE PD: 158 LIVE PD
A&E
9:00 PM
1,795
0.5

HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: CHRISTMAS JOY
HALLMARK
8:00 PM
3,366
0.5

COLL FTBL SCOREBOARD
ESPN
10:32 PM
1,522
0.4

COLLEGE FOOTBALL PRIME – CALIFORNIA/WASHINGTON STATE
ESPN
10:45 PM
1,495
0.4

GHOST ADVENTURES
TRAVEL
9:00 PM
885
0.4

LIVE PD AC
A&E
8:06 PM
1,032
0.3

COLLEGE FOOTBALL AFT – IOWA/PURDUE
ESPN2
3:30 PM
1,092
0.3

UFC PPV PRELIMS 230 – CORMIER/LEWIS
FOX SPORTS 1
8:00 PM
635
0.3

THE KITCHEN AT FN
FOOD
11:00 AM
1,131
0.3

COLLEGE FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD
ESPN
3:09 AM
544
0.3

DRAGON BALL SUPER
ADULT SWIM
11:00 PM
559
0.2

PIONEER WOMAN
FOOD
10:00 AM
1,216
0.2

FATAL VOWS
INVEST
10:00 PM
1,046
0.2

RISE OF THE TMNT
NICKELODEON
9:30 AM
995
0.2

POWER RANGERS SNS
NICKELODEON
12:00 PM
894
0.2

SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND
ESPN
8:00 AM
626
0.2

LIGA MX SAT – AMERICA/TOLUCA
UNIVISION DEPORTES
8:55 PM
451
0.2

BEACHFRONT BARGAIN HUNT RENO
HOME
10:00 PM
1,201
0.2

HENRY DANGER
NICKELODEON
8:00 PM
1,105
0.2

NFL MATCH-UP
ESPN
4:09 AM
433
0.2

Source: The Nielsen Company.

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