With NFL preseason ratings down from last year, ratings for the Little League World Series U.S. Championship shared first place in the Oklahoma City sports TV ratings last week with a 4.4 rating. The victory by former OSU golfer Hunter Mahan in The Barclays boosted ratings for the telecast on KWTV-9. The 4:45 p.m. quarter-hour earned a 7.6.
Sports events Aug. 19-25
1. Little League World Series, U.S. Championship, Las Vegas vs. Chicago, Saturday, KOCO-5, 4.4.
1. Cincinnati at Arizona, NFL preseason, Sunday, KFOR-4, 4.4.
3. The Barclays fourth round, Sunday, KWTV-9, 4.3.
3. L.A. Raiders at Green Bay, NFL preseason, Friday, KWTV-9, 4.3.
5. Bristol Night Race, NASCAR Sprint Cup, Saturday, KOCO-5, 3.7.