Basketball Scores For Watch-Time For Feb. 20-26

With March Madness approaching, things are heating up on the basketball court.

Basketball Scores For Watch-Time For Feb. 20-26
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Each week, Inscape's TV By the Numbers rankings reveal the most-watched shows and networks based on live, linear minutes watched. For the week of Feb. 20-26, men's college basketball took first place with 2.37% of watch-time, followed by NBA basketball (1.38%).  

  • Two shows in the Chicago franchise make notable jumps up the chart: Chicago Fire moves into ninth place from No. 9 previously with 0.63% of minutes watched, while Chicago P.D. jumps from No. 25 to No. 12 (0.57%).
  • Homestead Rescue makes an appearance at No. 21, capturing 0.43% of all minutes watched thanks to two rerun marathons on Discovery Channel. The show, which hasn’t aired new episodes since 2021, has its season ten premiere on Feb. 28.
  • Looking at the network ranking, ABC scores first place with nearly 7% of minutes watched, up from No. 2 the previous week.

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