NBC's coverage of the U.S. Olympic trials topped the week, and ratings were particularly high for the swimming competition. Other events outside the top five included a 3.8 for the NBA Draft Thursday on ESPN, a 3.0 for the NASCAR Quaker State 400 Saturday on TNT, a 2.3 for Italy's 4-0 victory over Spain in the European soccer final Sunday on ESPN and a 1.3 for the U.S. team's 3-0 victory over Australia in the World Cup of Softball final Monday on ESPN2.
Sports events June 26-July 2
1. U.S. Olympic trials, Monday, KFOR-4, 7.5.
2. U.S. Olympic trials, Sunday, KFOR-4, 7.0.
3. U.S. Olympic trials, Friday, KFOR-4, 6.5.
4. AT&T National fourth round, Sunday, KWTV-9, 5.4.
5. U.S. Olympic trials Saturday, KFOR-4, 4.3.