2012 Olympics: NBC's Aug. 10 Primetime Nets 14.6 Overnight


NBC's scored a 14.6 overnight rating and 26 share for its Friday's primetime coverage of the London Olympics, up 17% from 12.5/22 for the comparable night from the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The gain marked the biggest advantage for an overnight of any night of the 2012 Games versus the competition in China..

National data for Friday's Olympic programming was not released on Saturday, owing to Nielsen processing issues, according to NBC officials.

Data from Friday is expected to be released Sunday morning.