NCAA Softball Championship Sets Record For Most Viewers
Wednesday says that
Arizona’s win against
Tennessee in the
decisive third game of this year’s Women’s College World Series was the
most-watched telecast of the event ever on an ESPN network.
estimated 1, 676,000 households tuned in to watch
win its eighth national title by beating
5-0 on June sixth. The 1.8 rating for the ESPN2 telecast tied with game three
of the 2005 championship series between UCLA and
Michigan that had been the highest-rated
644,000 households tuned in for that game, which was won by
The series also set an attendance record for the
fourth straight year, drawing more than 62-thousand fans. That broke last
year’s mark by more than 16,000 fans.