Primetime Ratings: No Ratings Crown For ‘Miss Universe'

Pageant sees lows; CBS comedy repeats lead night
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CBS won Monday night in total viewers (6.6 million) with reruns of its comedy block. An encore of The Big Bang Theory was the night's highest-rated show at a 2.6, and the net tied ABC in the 18-49 ratings overall, each posting a 1.9, according to Nielsen overnight numbers.

ABC's Bachelor Pad and Dating in the Dark saw modest gains, each up one tenth of a ratings point.

NBC was third with a 1.8 rating/5 share. Miss Universe 2010 posted a 1.9 rating, down 10% from last year's Sunday telecast and a record low for the pageant, though it held steady in total viewers with 6.0 million.

Fox (1.4/4) finished fourth; Lie to Me (1.7) was flat. The CW trailed at a 0.3/1 with repeats.