Texas A&M and Tennessee’s double overtime thriller was the best game of Saturday’s college football slate.
It also turns out it was the most watched.
Per the Twitter account, @SportsTVRatings, the Texas A&M win drew a 4.0 on CBS. That topped Miami’s 20-19 loss to Florida State, which came in second with a 3.2. Alabama/Arkansas was the second most watched SEC game. The Crimson Tide’s 49-30 win over Arkansas.
college overnight ratings:
Tennessee/Texas A&M on CBS: 4.0
Indiana/Ohio State: 2.3
— Sports TV Ratings (@SportsTVRatings) October 9, 2016
As for next week, Alabama’s game against Tennessee figures to have a lot of eyeballs on it, as the game could be a precursor to the SEC Championship game. Ole Miss and Arkansas is another SEC game between two ranked teams.
College GameDay will be headed to Madison, Wis., as the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Wisconsin Badgers.