TV Ratings: CBS wins Sunday with help from NCAA overage


Fast national ratings for Sunday, March 27, 2011.CBS topped an otherwise slow night of television, with a victory in both average viewers and the key demographic -- the latter of which it can thank NCAA basketball for. Coverage of the "elite eight" game between Kentucky and North Carolina bled into "60 Minutes."The network was heads above the rest with highest average viewers (12.6 million and a 7.4 rating/12 share. ABC came in second (6.2 million, 3.7/6), NBC in third (6.0 million, 3.9/6) and FOX in fourth (4.8 million, 2.7/4).CBS won the 18-49 demo with a 3.2 rating, followed by FOX (2.2), NBC (2.0) and ABC (1.4).Sunday hour by hour:7 p.m.CBS: "60 Minutes" (15.5 million, 9.3/17) ABC: "America's Funniest Home Videos" (7.5 million, 4.1/7)FOX: "The Simpsons" rerun (3.4 million, 1.9/3) / "American Dad" rerun (3.9 million, 2.2/4) NBC: "Dateline: NBC" (3.6 million, 2.5/4)18-49 leader: "60 Minutes" (3.7)8 p.m.CBS: "Amazing Race" (11.7 million, 6.8/11)ABC: "Secret Millionaire" (10.5...


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