Split decision in Tuesday prime


Fox won the 18-through-49 battle Tuesday night with That 70s Show,
Grounded for Life and 24.

NBC was tops in households and second among adults 18 through 49 with
JustShoot Me, two In-Laws episodes, Frasier and

ABC and CBS, which aired repeats of their regular Tuesday-night lineups, tied
for second among households, and ABC was third with adults 18 through 49.

For the night, according to Nielsen Media Research fast affiliate numbers,
households: NBC 6.7 rating /11 share; ABC and CBS 6.4/10; Fox 6.0/9.

Adults 18 through 49: Fox 4.9/13, NBC 3.9/10, ABC 3.8/10 and CBS 1.8/5.

Meanwhile, in Nielsen's local metered markets, The WB Television Network
averaged a 4.2 rating/6 share in households with Gilmore Girls and
Smallville. UPN averaged a 2.1/3 with Buffy the Vampire Slayer,
GirlFriends and The Parkers.