NXT ratings on USA draws over 1 million viewers for debut episode

The ratings for the debut episode of WWE NXT on the USA Network from Wednesday, September 18 are in.

Wednesday night’s debut show on the USA Network live from Full Sail University drew 1.179 million viewers according to a report by Showbuzzdaily.com.

The show averaged a 0.56 average rating among adults 18-49.  

It should be noted that only the first hour of the show aired on the USA Network, while the second hour streamed live on the WWE Network.

Next week’s schedule for WWE NXT will remain the same with the first hour airing live from 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm ET on the USA Network, and the second hour airing live from 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm on the WWE Network. 

Beginning Wednesday, October 2 all two-hours of NXT will air live on the USA Network, going head-to-head with All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite live on TNT at the exact same time.