9:58am PT by Michael O'Connell
TV Ratings: 'Touch' Hits Low, 'Happy Endings' Makes Weak Friday Debut
Preliminary returns for CBS' NCAA basketball coverage give the network a 1.9 adults rating and 6.4 million viewers, easily topping all broadcast networks for the night.
Happy Endings returned to ABC with back-to-back episodes earning a respective 0.9 and 0.7 adults ratings. The series last back-to-back block on a January Tuesday brought a 1.2 and 1.3 rating in the key demo. Shark Tank returned from a break down three tenths for a 1.7 adults rating, and 20/20 pulled a 1.4 in the demo, down two tenths.
Fashion Star (0.8 adults) was up a tenth from last week, while Grimm (1.3 adults) dropped by the same measure. Rock Center With Brian Williams (0.8 adults) was even with last week.
On Fox, a new episode of Touch (0.5 adults) was down two tenths for a series low.
Nikita (0.4 adults) and Cult (0.2 adults) held last week's scores.