2022 School Soccer Playoff Semifinals to be broadcast Georgia and: T.C.U nationwide championship earned for ESPN networks.
Saturday’s Georgia-Ohio State CFP semifinal within the Peach Bowl averaged 22.1 million viewers on ESPN networks, in response to ESPN and Nielsen fast-nationals, making it the most-watched CFP semifinal because the Georgia-Oklahoma Rose Bowl 5 years in the past. after (26.9 million).
Viewership reached 23.9 million between 9:45-10 PM ET and the Bulldogs received shortly earlier than midnight ET. The sport was the most-watched primetime semifinal since yr one and the fourth-best semifinal within the CFP period.
Earlier Saturday, the TCU-Michigan Fiesta Bowl averaged 21.4 million viewers, additionally the best for an early semifinal because the 2018 Georgia-Oklahoma Rose Bowl. Viewership for the Horned Frogs’ win reached 26.4 million between 7:45 PM and eight:00 PM ET. It was the third-most-watched semifinal of the CFP period and the sixth-best.
The 2 semi-finals averaged 21.7 million viewers, up 28% from final yr and the best since 2018. No. 1 Georgia and No. 3 TCU will meet Jan. 9 within the School Soccer Championship Recreation at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.
In different non-playoff bowls, Saturday’s Alabama-Kansas State Sugar Bowl drew 9 million viewers, in comparison with final yr’s Sugar Bowl between Baylor and Mississippi, which aired on New 12 months’s Day and drew 9.8 million.