Fox’s repeat of ‘HOUSE’ gets by against Olympics


Last night, Monday 2/15/10, an encore HOUSE at 8p posted a 2.2/6 among Adults 18-49 and ranked third in its hour among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.  Airing against the Olympics on NBC without an original HOUSE lead-in, ‘24’ posted a 2.7/6 among Adults 18-49. 

At 8p, ABC’s The Bachelor (4.0/10) was about average and a repeat Castle delivered a 1.5/4 at 10p.

CBS aired repeats of How I Met Your Mother (2.2/6), Accidentally on Purpose (2.0/5), Two & A Half Men (3.3/8), Big Bang Theory (3.6/8) and CSI: Miami (2.3/6).

Night four of NBC’s Vancouver Olympics delivered a 7.2/18 from 8-11p, up from night four of the most recent Winter Games in Torino, Italy which posted a 6.6/16 on 2/13/06.  With preliminary data through four nights, the Vancouver games are outperforming the 2006 Torino games among Adults 18-49 (7.6/21 vs. 6.8/18) and Total Viewers (27.8 Mil vs. 22.4 Mil).

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(source: information provided by FOX)