UCLA’s dramatic win over Florida State Sunday night time within the second annual St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational proved to be a giant TV hit.
The Bruins Three-2 win over the Seminoles was watched by 380,000 viewers on ESPN2 based on ShowBuzzDaily.com.
That’s up considerably from final yr’s primetime recreation between Florida State and Tennessee which drew 291,000 viewers.
That’s spectacular contemplating it was on concurrently the NBA All-Star recreation which drew huge numbers and was up in viewership. UCLA -Florida State on ESPN2 dominated head-to-head with Boxing and UFC programming on ESPN.
It’s clear Softball has discovered a house within the primetime slot for the Clearwater Invitational. That brings up the query of if the primetime recreation subsequent yr, or sooner or later, get moved from ESPN2 to ESPN?