Ratings: NBC Wins Despite ‘Voice’ Drop in Knockout Round

The K.O. rounds tend to fall from prior week Battle Round ratings

NBC’s “The Voice” finished in first place on Tuesday, even though the episode marked a season low.

NBC was first in ratings with a 3.0 rating/8 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and second in total viewers with an average of 9.6 million, according to preliminary numbers.

At 8 p.m., “The Biggest Loser” earned a 1.8/5 and 6 million viewers. “The Voice” at 9 earned a 3.5/10 — making it the highest-rated show of the night, despite hitting the low — and 11.4 million viewers.

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CBS was second in ratings with a 2.5/7 and first in total viewers with 15.2 million. At 8, “NCIS” earned a 3.0/9 and 19 million viewers — making it the most-watched show of the night. “NCIS: Los Angeles” at 9 received a 2.6/7 and 14.8 million viewers. “Person of Interest” at 10 got a 1.8/5 — a series low — and 11.9 million viewers.

Fox was third in ratings with a 1.5/4 and in total viewers with 4.8 million. “X Factor” was the only show on the network’s schedule, earning those numbers.

Univision was in fourth in ratings with a 1.3/3 and fifth in total viewers with 3.2 million.

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ABC was fifth in ratings with a 1.2/3 and fourth in viewers with 4.1 million. Following a rerun of “S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “The Goldbergs” at 9 earned a 1.7/4 and 5.4 million viewers. “Trophy Wife” at 9:30 received a 1.4/4 and 4.3 million viewers.

The CW was sixth in ratings with a 1.0/3 and in total viewers with 2.1 million. “The Originals” at 8 earned a 0.9/3 and 2 million viewers. “Supernatural” at 9 received a 1.1/3 and 2.2 million viewers.

Telemundo was seventh in ratings with a 0.5/1 and in total viewers with 1.3 million.