dara torres olympic trials TV ratings: Summer Olympics 2012 trials dominate Sunday nightFast national ratings for Sunday, July 1, 2012

Sunday night was all about the run-up to the 2012 Summer Olympics with women’s gymnastics and swimming trials leading NBC to an easy win for the evening.

On a rerun-heavy night, the Olympic trials won every time slot in the adults 18-49 demographic. However, CBS’ “60 Minutes” garnered the most viewers in the 7 p.m. hour.

NBC finished with 8.28 million viewers (5.0/9) followed by CBS (5.24 million, 3.5/6), ABC (4.5 million, 2.7/5) and FOX (2.5 million, 1.5/3).

For the adults 18-49 demographic, NBC got a 2.5, followed by ABC (1.2), FOX (1.1) and CBS (0.8).

]]>Sunday hour-by-hour:

7 p.m.

CBS: “60 Minutes” (8.25 million, 5.4/11)

NBC: Olympic trials (5.6 million, 3.6/7)

ABC: “America’s Funniest Videos” rerun (5.1 million, 2.9/6)

FOX: “American Dad” rerun (1.7 million, 1.0/2)/”The Cleveland Show” rerun (1.8 million, 1.1/2)

18-49 leader: Olympic trials (1.3)

8 p.m.

NBC: Olympic trials (7.7 million, 4.7/9)

ABC: “Secret Millionaire” (4.98 million, 3.0/5)

CBS: “Hawaii Five-0″ rerun (4.55 million, 3.5/6)

FOX: “The Simpsons” rerun (3.08 million, 1.7/3)/”Bob’s Burgers” rerun (2.4 million, 1.4/2)

18-49 leader: Olympic trials (2.1)

9 p.m.:

NBC: Olympic trials (9.5 million, 5.7/9)

CBS: “The Good Wife” rerun (3.88 million, 2.7/4)

ABC: “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition” (3.7 million, 2.3/4)

FOX: “Family Guy” rerun (3.1 million, 1.9/3)/”American Dad” rerun (3.02 million, 1.8/3)

18-49 leader: Olympic trials (3.1)

10 p.m.:

NBC: Olympic trials (10.2 million, 6.0/10)
CBS: “The Mentalist” re-run (4.27 million, 2.8/5)

ABC: “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition” (4.22 million, 2.5/4)

18-49 leader: Olympic trials (3.4)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All
numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen
Company.

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