Aug 12 Highlights from Olympic coverage, and what's ahead

Aug. 12, 2008, 6:52 p.m. (ET)

A look at NBC Universal's coverage of the Summer Olympics:

RATINGS: Another strong night of activities drew an average of 30.4 million viewers to NBC on Monday, according to Nielsen Media Research. That's also the four-day average for the Beijing games. NBC says its Olympics Web site already has more page views than the Athens games four years ago, although video streams are offered this year and weren't in 2004.

WHEN TO WATCH WEDNESDAY (TIMES EDT, SUBJECT TO CHANGE): NBC and NBC HD (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.), live beach volleyball, swimming, U.S. vs. Italy women's water polo; NBC and NBC HD (8 p.m. to 1 a.m.), live swimming, live individual men's gold medal round in gymnastics, live beach volleyball, women's cycling, men's diving; NBC and NBC HD (1:35 a.m. to 2 a.m.), women's swimming, men's water polo; USA and USA HD (2 a.m. to noon), U.S. vs Nigeria live men's soccer, U.S. vs Mali live women's basketball, live rowing, badminton, table tennis, canoeing; CNBC and CNBC HD (midnight to 5 a.m.), U.S vs. Australia live softball, boxing; CNBC and CNBC HD (5 p.m. to 8 p.m.) boxing; MSNBC (5 a.m. to 5 p.m.), U.S. vs. South Korea baseball, Cuba vs. China live women's volleyball, tennis, table tennis, wrestling, weightlifting; Telemundo (2 a.m. to 7 a.m.), South Korea vs. Honduras live men's soccer, swimming, volleyball; Telemundo (7:30 a.m. to noon) China vs. Brazil live men's soccer, diving, women's gymnastics; Oxygen (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.), tennis, equestrian, gymnastics.

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