Ratings watch: Three Thunder telecasts top week

Danica Patrick's appearance in the Daytona 500 boosts Fox's ratings
by Mel Bracht Published: February 27, 2013
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The Thunder games again topped the week, with viewers preferring the Fox Sports Oklahoma telecasts over the ESPN feed by a wide margin. Danica Patrick's appearance in the Daytona 500 boosted Fox's ratings, including a 9.7 on KOKH-25, a 29 percent increase over last year. The final Bedlam women's basketball game did a 1.8 on FSOK.

Sports events Feb. 19-25

1. Minnesota at Oklahoma City, NBA, Friday, FSOK 7.9, ESPN 3.1, combined 11.0

2. Oklahoma City at Houston, NBA, Wednesday, FSOK 10.2.

2. Chicago at Oklahoma City, NBA, Sunday, FSOK 7.2, ESPN 3.0, combined 10.2.

4. Daytona 500, NASCAR, Sunday, KOKH-25, 9.7.

5. Oklahoma State at West Virginia, men's basketball, Saturday, ESPN2, 4.5.

by Mel Bracht
Copy Editor, Sports Media
Mel Bracht is a copy editor on the presentation desk and also covers sports media. A 1978 graduate of Indiana University, Bracht has been a print journalist for 34 years. He started his career as sports editor of the Rensselaer (Ind.) Republican...
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