At 8pm on CBS NCIS predictably won the hour with 20.4 million viewers and a 3.4 18-49 rating. On ABC Celebrity Wife Swap had a decent outing with 7 million viewers and a 2.4 rating. Fox’s Raising Hope double bill pulled in 3.5 million and 3.1 million respectively with 18-49 ratings of 1.5 and 1.4. Betty White on NBC, a double bill, had 4.5 million and 4.3 million with 18-49 ratings of 1.3. Hart of Dixie on The CW meanwhile had 1.4 million with a 0.6 18-49 rating.
At 9pm NCIS: Los Angeles comfortably won the hour with 16.8 million viewers and a 2.9 18-49 rating. New Girl on Fox pulled in 4.2 million viewers with a 2.3 rating followed by The Mindy Project with 3.1 million and a 1.6 18-49 rating. NBC’s Go On pulled in 3.1 million viewers giving it a 1.1 rating followed by Ryan Murphy comedy The New Normal which rose slightly to 2.6 million and a 1.0 18-49 rating. Meanwhile freshman drama Cult on The CW had just 880,000 viewers with a 0.3 18-49 rating; how long before its yanked from the schedule?
At 10pm the premier of Golden Boy on CBS delivered a decent 10.4 million viewers with a 1.8 18-49 rating. ABC drama Body of Proof, starring Dana Delany and Jeri Ryan, had 6.3 million viewers with a 1.2 18-49 rating. NBC’s Smash continued its fall towards cancellation with 3 million viewers and a 0.9 rating.