NCAA Tournament: Vermont/Lamar Flat, Cal/USF Down, on Second Night of ‘First Four’


Overnight ratings declined slightly for the back half of Wednesday’s ‘First Four’ doubleheader, while the opening game held steady.

Wednesday’s Cal/USF NCAA Tournament ‘First Four’ game drew a 0.8 overnight rating on TruTV, down a tick from VCU/USC last year (0.9).

Earlier in the night, Vermont/Lamar drew a 0.6 overnight, even compared to last year’s UTSA/Alabama State game (0.6).

Tuesday’s First Four games (Mississippi Valley St./Western Kentucky and BYU/Iona) both drew overnights of 0.9.

Overnight Ratings For 2012 ‘First Four’ Games
With comparisons to last year

(Wednesday’s numbers obtained from Turner Sports)