NCAA Tournament ratings up 8 percent year over year, second-highest since 1991 expansion

Awful Announcing

After getting off to a good start with first round ratings that were tied for the highest in 28 years, the men’s basketball NCAA Tournament ratings have continued strong through the first weekend. Turner and CBS announced Monday that the ratings through the first weekend are up eight percent from last year (a year which saw a three percent drop overall from 2017), and that they’re the second-highest since the format change in 1991, behind only 2015’s high water mark. Here’s their Twitter breakdown of the high points:

 

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