According to The Hollywood Reporter, CBS easily won the night on the strength of 9 p.m. drama Criminal Minds, which drew 15.3 million viewers and 4.7 rating/12 share in the adults 18-49 demographic, and 10 p.m.'s CSI: NY (16.1 million, 5.5/15), according to preliminary estimates from Nielsen Media Research.
ABC was CBS' nearest competitor on the 18-49 side, thanks to the 9 p.m. repeat of Lost (8.1 million, 3.1/8). NBC's highest marks of the night came at 10 p.m. with the encore of Law & Order (9.4 million, 3.0/8). Fox didn't have much to shout about either with comedies That '70s Show (6.3 million, 2.9/9) and Stacked (4.5 million, 2.0/6) leading into Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy (6.3 million, 2.8/7). For the night, CBS led with an average of 13.1 million viewers and 4.2/12 in the key demo.