For the second straight week of the 2020 season kick-off, the State of Ohio’s match drew the week’s biggest TV ratings of college football.
6.534 million people watched on to watch Buckeyes’ 38-25 win over Penn State on Saturday, making it the second most watched college football game this season.
The golden hour match is the most watched match of the year so far on ABC.
A weekend earlier, Ohio State’s 52-17 noon Nebraska win drew 6.18 million viewers, becoming FOX’s most watched match of the season and the third most viewed college football match. on any network this season.
The only game on any network with a higher rating this year was Alabama̵7;s golden hour win over Georgia on October 17, which drew a whopping 9.61 million viewers on CBS.
Saturday night’s Ohio State-Penn State game drew local market ratings of 36.8 in Columbus, 24.5 in Cleveland, 22.0 in Dayton and 11.1 in Cincinnati.