Prime-time ratings as compiled by Nielsen Media Research for May 27 - June 2. Top 20 listings include the week's ranking, with rating for the week, season-to-date rankings in parentheses, and total homes.

An ``X'' in parentheses denotes one-time-only presentation. A rating measures the percentage of the nation's 95.9 million TV homes. Each ratings point represents 959,000 households.

1. (7) ``Home Improvement,'' ABC 15.2, 14.6 million homes

2. (14) ``Coach,'' ABC, 13.0, 12.5 million homes

3. ``ABC Sunday Night Movie: The Only Way Out,'' ABC, 12.8, 12.3 million homes

4. (2) ``Seinfeld,'' NBC, 12.5, 12.0 million homes

5. (X) ``NBA Playoffs,'' NBC, 12.1, 11.6 million homes

5. (12) ``20/20,'' ABC, 12.1, 11.6 million homes

7. (15) ``NBC Monday Night Movies: Shattered Mind,'' NBC, 12.0, 11.5 million homes

7. (18) ``PrimeTime Live,'' ABC, 12.0, 11.5 million homes

9. (9) ``60 Minutes,'' CBS, 11.7, 11.2 million homes

10. (3) ``Friends,'' NBC, 11.3 10.8 million homes

10. (13) ``Grace Under Fire,'' ABC, 11.3, 10.8 million homes

12. ``48 Hours,'' CBS, 10.6, 10.2 million homes

13. (X) ``NBA Playoffs,'' (Thursday) NBC, 10.5, 10.1 million homes

13. (X) ``NBA Playoffs,'' (Tuesday) NBC, 10.5, 10.1 million homes

15. (9) ``NYPD Blue,'' ABC, 10.4, 10.0 million homes

16. (16) ``Roseanne,'' ABC, 10.0, 9.6 million homes

17. (16) ``Nanny,'' CBS, 9.9, 9.5 million homes

18. ``Murder, She Wrote,'' CBS, 9.8, 9.4 million homes

18. (X) ``Salute To Clint Eastwood,'' ABC, 9.8, 9.4 million homes

20. (11) ``Frasier,'' NBC, 9.5, 9.1 million homes

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21. ``ABC Monday Night Movie: Columbo Goes Undercover,'' ABC, 9.4

21. ``Drew Carey Show,'' ABC, 9.4

23. (X) ``Fresh Prince,'' NBC, 9.3

24. ``Faculty,'' ABC, 9.2

25. ``Ellen,'' ABC, 9.1

26. ``CBS Tuesday Movie: Janek: Forget Me Not,'' CBS, 9.0

27. ``Dave's World,'' CBS, 8.9

27. ``3rd Rock From The Sun,'' NBC, 8.9

29. ``Walker, Texas Ranger,'' CBS, 8.7

30. ``Cybill,'' CBS, 8.6

31. ``Rescue: 911,'' CBS, 8.4

32. ``Murphy Brown,'' CBS, 8.3

32. ``X-Files,'' Fox, 8.3

34. ``Mad About You,'' NBC, 8.1

35. (X) ``NBA Showtime,'' NBC, 8.0

36. ``Hangin' With Mr. Cooper,'' ABC, 7.9

37. ``Fresh Prince of Bel Air,'' NBC, 7.8

37. ``Step by Step,'' ABC, 7.8

39. ``America's Funniest Home Videos,'' ABC, 7.7

39. ``Hudson Street,'' ABC, 7.7

39. ``Touched By An Angel,'' CBS, 7.7

42. ``World's Funniest Video,'' ABC, 7.6

43. ``ABC Thursday Night Movie: Royce,'' ABC, 7.5

44. ``Before They were Stars,'' ABC, 7.2

45. ``JAG,'' NBC, 7.1

46. (X) ``NewsRadio,'' NBC, 7.0

47. ``Boy Meets World,'' ABC, 6.9

47. ``Chicago Hope,'' CBS, 6.9

47. (X) ``Harry Anderson,'' CBS, 6.9

50. ``CBS Wednesday Movie: Separated by Murder,'' CBS, 6.7

50. ``Nash Bridges,'' CBS, 6.7

50. ``3rd Rock From The Sun,'' NBC, 6.7

53. ``Family Matter,'' ABC, 6.6

53. ``Movie of the Week: The Return of Hunter,'' NBC, 6.6

55. (X) ``Movie of The Week: Jake Lassiter,'' NBC, 6.5

55. (X) ``Tony Awards,'' CBS, 6.5

57. ``America's Funniest Home Video,'' ABC, 6.4

57. ``Lois & Clark,'' ABC, 6.4

57. ``Unsolved Mysteries,'' NBC, 6.4

60. ``Diagnosis Murder,'' CBS, 6.3

61. ``Fox Tuesday Night Movie: Deadly Invasion: The Killer Bee,'' Fox, 6.1

61. ``Married ... With Children,'' CBS, 6.1

61. ``Murder, She Wrote,'' CBS, 6.1

64. ``Saturday Night at the Movie: Picture Perfect,'' ABC, 6.0

65. ``Client,'' CBS, 5.7

66. ``Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman,'' CBS, 5.6

67. ``Due South,'' CBS, 5.2

67. ``Simpsons,'' Fox, 5.2

67. (X) ``Starlight Figure Skating,'' Fox, 5.2

70. ``America's Most Wanted,'' Fox, 5.1

71. ``Beverly Hills, 90210,'' Fox, 5.0

71. ``Cops 2,'' Fox, 5.0

73. ``Martin,'' Fox, 4.8

73. ``New York Undercover,'' Fox, 4.8

75. ``NBC Saturday Night Movie: Ladybugs,'' NBC, 4.5

75. ``Party of Five,'' Fox, 4.5

75. ``Sliders,'' Fox, 4.5

78. ``Cops,'' Fox, 4.3

78. ``Show,'' Fox, 4.3

80. ``Second Noah,'' ABC, 3.8

81. ``New York Daze,'' Fox, 3.6

82. ``Star Trek: Voyager,'' UPN, 3.5

83. ``Malibu Shores,'' NBC, 3.4

84. ``Parent 'Hood,'' WB, 3.1

84. ``Sister, Sister,'' WB, 3.1

86. ``Moesha,'' UPN, 3.0

87. ``Minor Adjustments,'' UPN, 2.9

87. ``Space: Above & Beyond,'' Fox, 2.9

87. ``Unhappily Ever After,'' WB, 2.9

87. ``Wayans Bros.,'' WB, 2.9

91. ``Sentinel,'' UPN, 2.8

92. ``Kirk,'' WB, 2.7

93. ``Sister, Sister,'' (Sunday) UPN, 2.6

93. ``Swift Justice,'' UPN, 2.6

95. ``Paranormal Borderline,'' UPN, 2.4

96. (X) ``Larouche,'' Fox, 1.9

97. ``Nowhere Man,'' UPN, 1.8

97. ``Savannah,'' WB, 1.8

99. ``Parent 'Hood,'' WB, 1.4

100. ``Pinky & The Brain,'' WB, 1.3