Alabama-Arkansas game draws big TV ratings
Alabama’s comeback win over Arkansas drew the highest television
rating for a regular-season afternoon college football game on CBS
in seven years.
The top-ranked Crimson Tide’s 24-20 victory Saturday in a
matchup of top-10 teams earned a 5.2 rating and 12 share. That’s
the best since a 5.7/13 on Nov. 29, 2003, for No. 9 Florida State
at No. 11 Florida.
Ratings represent the percentage of all homes with televisions
tuned into a program. Shares represent the percentage of all homes
with TVs in use at the time.