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After facing the NBA Finals the previous two weeks, NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” was back to its dominant ways Tuesday, standing as easily the night’s No. 1 program and approaching a season high. Original offerings on Fox and ABC, on the other hand, continued to underwhelm.

According to preliminary national estimates from Nielsen, “America’s Got Talent” averaged a 2.5 rating/9 share in adults 18-49 and 10.9 million viewers overall, up 9% (0.2) from last week for the top rating for any Big Four series since the show’s season premiere on May 26 (2.6); and with an un-rounded 2.54 in the prelims, there’s a good chance of matching a season high in the nationals. Capping the winning night for NBC was first-year alternative series “I Can Do That” (1.4/5 in 18-49, 5.1 million viewers overall), which was up a tenth from its low of last week opposite the concluding Game 6 of the NBA Finals.

For the night, NBC averaged the same 18-49 rating (2.2) as CBS, ABC and Fox combined. The Peacock also won comfortably in total viewers (8.9 million to 7.3 million for runner-up CBS.

Elsewhere, ABC followed encores of “Fresh Off the Boat” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 3.2 million viewers overall) and “Black-ish” (0.6/2 in 18-49, 2.4 million viewers overall) with the post-NBA return of “Extreme Weight Loss” (0.7/2 in 18-49, 7.4 million viewers overall), which delivered its lowest score in three airings this summer.

Fox’s “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 2.6 million viewers overall) matched its season low, and was followed by a special episode of “World’s Funniest” (0.5/2 in 18-49, 1.7 million viewers overall).

CBS aired repeats of “NCIS” (0.9/4 in 18-49, 8.8 million viewers overall) and “NCIS: New Orleans” (0.9/3 in 18-49, 7.4 million viewers overall), followed by an original “48 Hours” (0.9/3 in 18-49, 5.8 million viewers overall). New drama “Zoo” bows in the 9 o’clock hour next week.

And CW went with encores of “The Flash” (0.3/1 in 18-49, 1.0 million viewers overall) and “iZombie” (0.3/1 in 18-49, 0.8 million viewers overall).

Preliminary 18-49 averages for the night: NBC, 2.2/8; CBS and Univision, 0.9/3; ABC, 0.7/2; Fox and Telemundo, 0.6/2; CW, 0.3/1.

In total viewers: NBC, 8.9 million; CBS, 7.3 million; ABC, 2.5 million; Univision, 2.2 million; Fox, 2.1 million; Telemundo, 1.4 million; CW, 0.9 million.

    TV Ratings Tuesday, June 23, 2015
    18-49 ratings/share
  1. 1.

    America’s Got Talent

    (8:00 NBC)

    10.9 Million Viewers
    2.5/9
  2. 2.

    I Can Do That

    (10:00 NBC)

    5.1 Million Viewers
    1.4/5
  3. 3.

    NCIS-r

    (8:00 CBS)

    8.8 Million Viewers
    0.9/4
  4. 4.

    NCIS: New Orleans-r

    (9:00 CBS)

    7.4 Million Viewers
    0.9/3
  5. 5.

    48 Hours

    (10:00 CBS)

    5.8 Million Viewers
    0.9/2