It was “Live PD” that took the no. 1 spot in the Saturday cable ratings this week, despite facing several live sports broadcasts throughout the day. The A&E series won the night with a 0.7 rating in adults 18-49, steady yet again with what it had scored the previous Saturday.

ESPN’s broadcast of the North Carolina vs. Louisville college basketball game came second with a 0.5 and 1.61 million viewers, while the St. John’s vs. Duke and Indiana vs. Michigan State games followed closely behind with matching 0.5s as well.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Saturday, February 2, 2019

Show Net Time Total viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
LIVE PD: 183 LIVE PD A&E 9:00 PM 2,316 0.7
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN – NORTH CAROLINA/LOUISVILLE ESPN 2:03 PM 1,614 0.5
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN – ST. JOHNS/DUKE ESPN 12:00 PM 1,349 0.5
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN – INDIANA/MICHIGAN STATE ESPN 6:01 PM 1,769 0.5
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN ESPN 4:04 PM 1,681 0.4
LIVE PD AC A&E 8:06 PM 1,441 0.4
UNCLE DREW HBO 8:00 PM 1,083 0.4
DRAGON BALL SUPER ADULT SWIM 11:00 PM 758 0.4
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN ESPN 8:42 PM 1,377 0.4
THE KITCHEN AT FN FOOD 11:00 AM 1,573 0.3
PIONEER WOMAN FOOD 10:00 AM 1,420 0.3
HENRY DANGER NICKELODEON 8:00 PM 1,320 0.3
HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: VALETINE IN THE VINEYARD HALLMARK 8:00 PM 2,719 0.3
GUYS RANCH KITCHEN FOOD 12:30 PM 1,182 0.3
TOP RANK BOXING ESPN 9:57 PM 880 0.3
HOUSE HUNTERS RENOVATION HOME 10:00 PM 1,375 0.3
SPORTSCENTER 12AM ESPN 11:45 PM 670 0.3
LOG CABIN LIVING HOME 11:30 PM 1,207 0.3
BORUTO:NARUTO NEXT GEN ADULT SWIM 11:30 PM 516 0.2
TRISHAS SOUTHERN KITCHEN FOOD 12:00 PM 1,317 0.2
LOG CABIN LIVING HOME 11:00 PM 1,107 0.2
20/20 ON ID PRSN: HOMICIDE INVEST 11:00 PM 1,082 0.2
COUSINS FOR LIFE NICKELODEON 8:29 PM 1,120 0.2
COLLEGE GAMEDAY-BKBL ESPN 11:00 AM 579 0.2
MOB PSYCHO 100 ADULT SWIM 12:30 AM 437 0.2

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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