Clemson/LSU sets ESPN viewership record


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From sportsmediawatch.com:

ESPN set an all-time viewership record for a non-BCS bowl with Monday’s clash between Clemson and Louisiana State.

The Clemson/LSU Peach Bowl drew 8.6 million viewers on ESPN Monday night, up 39% from Auburn/Virginia last year (6.2M), and up 14% from Florida State/South Carolina in 2010 (7.5M).

The game ranks as the most-watched non-BCS bowl game ever on ESPN, topping the previous record set by the 2010 Alamo Bowl (7.8M).

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Football Update: Clemson/LSU sets ESPN viewership record
Crump®
Re: Football Update: Clemson/LSU sets ESPN viewership record
Anonymous08®
Re: Football Update: Clemson/LSU sets ESPN viewership record
Anonymous08®
We couldn't have had a better platform for redemption!
apextiger®
Much better than getting caught up in the many bowls Jan 1
TigerzzRoar®
The LSU win exorcised the Oange Bowl demons for sure.***
TigerHawk76®
There's your footprint, SEC!***
RevDodd®
wonder if espn will catch crap for calling it peach bowl?***
cu81grad
They need to bring back the Peach name. When the playoff
jhoffma
There would have been more if Mizzou had been playing
TooterTownTiger
Re: There would have been more if Mizzou had been playing
OldGreenTom
18 million of those viewers were pulling for...
gleaner63
Re: Football Update: Clemson/LSU sets ESPN viewership record
badb®
Which demonstrates how stupid the argument was that Clemson
Ridgeland Booster
The issue is that they already have the SC viewership
BentZero
Re: The issue is that most games are Nationally shown now
G to G
I think the argument is moot, but
clemsonphi
You nailed it.
TigerHawk76®
I don't buy that.
ClemsonTiger1988®
It's about $$$, not eyeballs.
ClemsonPoker489®
Re: It's about $$$, not eyeballs.
atlcu1234
That doesn't matter.
ClemsonPoker489®
Eyeballs = $$$. Not footprint
cu1981fans
Incorrect.
ClemsonPoker489®
Really? My daughter sells TV advertising on ESPN
cu1981fans
That's what makes ESPN money.
ClemsonPoker489®
But the conference is paid by the networks
cu1981fans
Not when the conference has their own network.
ClemsonPoker489®

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