As 21-year-old Jordan Spieth charged to victory in Sunday’s final round of the Masters golf tournament, CBS charged to a big ratings win.
CBS Sports announced that the Fast National rating and total viewership were both up 26% over last year’s tournament. Sunday’s coverage earned a Fast National household rating of 8.7 (19 share) and averaged 14.0 million viewers. Those numbers were up from a 6.9/15 and 11.1 million viewers a year ago.
Saturday’s coverage delivered a 5.8/14 Fast National HH, up 45% from a 4.0/10 a year ago, and 8.9 million viewers, up from 5.9 million, CBS announced.