Audience Analysis: College football Week 1 leads Labor Day weekend

The chart below lists viewership figures for select recent sports telecasts (SBJ).

College football: Georgia-Clemson 9/4 ABC 7:37-11:09pm 8,863
College football: Notre Dame-Florida State 9/5 ABC 7:38-11:39pm 7,751
College football: Ohio State-Minnesota 9/2 Fox 8:06-11:12pm 6,295
College football: Alabama-Miami 9/4 ABC 3:48-7:30pm 5,674
College football: Penn State-Wisconsin 9/4 Fox 12:08-4:36pm 5,409
PGA Tour: Tour Championship: final round 9/5 NBC 3:00-7:00pm 3,970
College football: LSU-UCLA 9/4 Fox 8:46pm-12:13am 3,219
College football: Louisiana-Texas 9/4 Fox 4:36-8:00pm 2,879
College football: North Carolina-Virginia Tech 9/3 ESPN 6:01-8:18pm 2,580
College football: Oklahoma-Tulane 9/4 ABC 12:01-3:48pm 2,526
NASCAR Cup Series (Darlington) 9/5 NBCSN 6:25-10:37pm 2,458
PGA Tour: Tour Championship:
final round (early)
9/5 NBC 1:30-3:00pm 2,257
College football: Michigan State-Northwestern 9/3 ESPN 9:17pm-12:27am 2,101
PGA Tour: Tour Championship: third round 9/4 NBC 2:30-6:30pm 1,855
"College GameDay" 9/4 ESPN 9:00am-12:00pm 1,748
MLB: Dodgers-Giants 9/5 ESPN 7:00-10:32pm 1,728
FIFA World Cup qualifying: Mexico-Jamaica 9/2 Univision/
9:30-11:36pm 1,687
College football: Western Michigan-Michigan 9/4 ESPN 12:00-3:21pm 1,623
Tokyo Paralympics 9/5 NBC 7:00-9:00pm 1,473
FIFA World Cup qualifying:
Mexico-Costa Rica
9/5 Telemundo 6:30-9:10pm 948
College football: BYU-Arizona 9/4 ESPN 10:48pm-2:22am 933
Tennis: U.S. Open: Round of 16 9/5 ESPN 11:00am-7:00pm 907
Pro Bull Riders (aboard USS Lexington) 9/5 CBS 12:00-2:00pm 900
Tokyo Paralympics 9/4 NBC 8:00-10:00pm 893
LPGA: Solheim Cup 9/5 NBC 12:00-1:30pm 878
PGA Tour: Tour Championship: second round 9/3 Golf Channel 1:00-6:00pm 875
NASCAR Xfinity Series (Darlington) 9/4 NBCSN 3:56-6:01pm 861
FIFA World Cup qualifying: U.S.-Canada 9/5 UniMas/
7:42-10:10pm 834
NHRA Camping World
Drag Racing Series (Indianapolis)
9/5 Fox 1:00-4:00pm 753
Premier Boxing Champions:
Jesus Ramos Jr. d. Brian Mend
9/5 Fox 8:00-10:49pm 735
LPGA: Solheim Cup 9/4 NBC 12:30-2:00pm 634
WNBA: Las Vegas Aces-Chicago Sky 9/5 ABC 3:00-5:00pm 501
NWSL: Houston Dash-Orlando Pride 9/5 CBS 4:00-6:00pm 442
Basketball: Big3 Championship 9/4 CBS 4:00-6:00pm 409
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