Thursday night was almost all reruns on broadcast, with the exception of Fox’s U.S. Open Championship airing from 8-9 p.m. ET.
Fox finished way down the Nielsen leaderboard last night, when ABC topped the sleepy primetime with some game show encores.
ABC was first in ratings with a 0.9 rating/4 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 4.3 million, according to preliminary numbers.
CBS and NBC tied for second in ratings, both with a 0.7/3. CBS was second in total viewers with 4.2 million, NBC was third with 3.3 million.
Univision was fourth in ratings with a 0.6/3 and in viewers with1.6 million.
Fox and Telemundo tied for was fifth in ratings, both with a 0.4/2. Fox was fifth in total viewers with 1.4 million viewers, Telemundo was sixth with 1 million
For Fox, an hour of the Open averaged a 0.4/2 and 1.5 million viewers. Everything else on the English-language broadcasters was a re-airing.
The CW was seventh in ratings with a 0.2/1 and in viewers with 704,000.