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Updated Thursday Ratings: March Madness Begins

THURSDAY FAST AFFILIATE RATING RESULTS

What follows are the fast affiliate results for Thursday, March 19, 2017 broken out by network and by each half-hour. Note: The results for NCAA Basketball on CBS does not include the results on TBS, TNT a,d truTV.

-Total Viewers:
ABC: 5.89 million, NBC: 5.01, CBS: 4.60, Fox: 2.95, CW: 489,000

-Adults 18-49:
ABC: 1.4 rating/5 share, CBS: 1.3/ 5, NBC: 1.0/ 4, Fox: 0.8/ 3, CW: 0.1/ 1

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8:00 p.m.

ABC – Grey’s Anatomy
Viewers: 7.99 million (#1), A18-49: 2.0/ 8 (#1)

CBS – 2017 NCAA Basketball
Viewers: 4.85 million (#2), A18-49: 1.3/ 5 (#2)

NBC – Superstore
Viewers: 4.20 million (#3), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#3t)

Fox – MasterChef Junior
Viewers: 3.86 million (#4), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#3t)

CW – The Vampire Diaries (R)
Viewers: 690,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.2/ 1 (#5)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – Grey’s Anatomy
Viewers: 7.91 million (#1), A18-49: 2.0/ 8 (#1)

CBS – 2017 NCAA Basketball
Viewers: 4.96 million (#2), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#2)

NBC – Trial & Error (R)
Viewers: 3.18 million (#4), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#4)

Fox – MasterChef Junior
Viewers: 3.93 million (#3), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#4)

CW – The Vampire Diaries (R)
Viewers: 504,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.1/ 1 (#5)

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9:00 p.m.

ABC – Scandal
Viewers: 5.91 million (#2), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#1t)

CBS – 2017 NCAA Basketball
Viewers: 4.34 million (#3), A18-49: 1.2/ 5 (#3)

NBC – Chicago MD
Viewers: 6.98 million (#1), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#1t)

Fox – Kicking & Screaming
Viewers: 2.16 million (#4), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#4)

CW – The Vampire Diaries (R)
Viewers: 406,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.1/ 0 (#5)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – Scandal
Viewers: 5.69 million (#2), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#1t)

CBS – 2017 NCAA Basketball
Viewers: 4.24 million (#3), A18-49: 1.2/ 4 (#3)

NBC – Chicago MD
Viewers: 7.36 million (#1), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#1t)

Fox – Kicking & Screaming
Viewers: 1.87 million (#4), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#4)

CW – The Vampire Diaries (R)
Viewers: 358,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.1/ 0 (#5)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – The Catch
Viewers: 4.14 million (#2), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#2t)

CBS – 2017 NCAA Basketball
Viewers: 4.93 million (#1), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#1)

NBC – The Blacklist: Redemption
Viewers: 3.87 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#2t)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – The Catch
Viewers: 3.72 million (#2), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2t)

CBS – 2017 NCAA Basketball
Viewers: 4.26 million (#1), A18-49: 1.2/ 5 (#1)

NBC – The Blacklist: Redemption
Viewers: 3.97 million (#2), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2t)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

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  1. Only a 1.2 in the demo for March Madness seems low though I wonder how it did across all four networks.

  2. RATINGS ARE BACK!

    Redemption won’t be back after the 8 episodes. I feel this show was made as filler to get Tom’s backstory out of the way.

    Greys and Meds go up some.

    • You forgot the important mission to waste more of NBC’s money making yet another flop… IT’s hard to maintain losing streaks like this…

  3. NBC also released their Summer schedule today. Midnight Texas finally gets a premiere date! About the only thing on their list I am intrigued about.