ESPN Media Zone Release
30 Million Watch Regionals & Super Regionals; Most-Viewed Super Regionals on ESPNU; New Orleans Top Market on ESPN & ESPN2
Highlights of the Super Regionals:
•ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU combined to televise every game from the eight Super Regional sites, averaging 404,000 viewers over the 22 telecasts for a nine percent increase over last season (369,500 viewers).
•ESPN posted its most-viewed Super Regionals coverage since 2010, averaging 680,000 viewers.
•ESPNU averaged 279,000 viewers for six telecasts, marking the network’s most-viewed Super Regional coverage and a 41 percent increase over the first season it offered games (198,000 viewers in 2010).
New Orleans strikes again
Numbers aren't great but as long as they keep going up, coverage will improve.