july 14 ratings big brother TV ratings: 'Big Brother' dips from last Thursday, still tops 'Wipeout'Fast National ratings for Thursday, July 14, 2011

“Big Brother 13” continued to dominate on Thursday night for CBS, giving the network a narrow win over ABC in average viewers and the 18-29 demo.

Down from its premiere, “BB” and the CBS block of reruns shrunk its gap between ABC’s strongest performers, “Wipeout” and “Rookie Blue.”

CBS averaged
6.1 million viewers and a 3.8 rating/7 share in households on Thursday, with ABC (5.5 million, 3.3/6) coming in second. FOX (4.1 million, 2.5/5) was a bit further behind in third, with NBC (2.2 million, 1.4/3) and The CW (1.1 million, 0.7/1) pulling up the rear in fourth and fifth, respectively.

CBS nabbed the strongest number in
adults 18-49 with a 1.6. ABC (1.5), FOX (1.3), NBC (0.8) and The CW (0.4) followed.
]]>8 p.m. ABC: “Wipeout” (6.4 million viewers, 3.6/7 households)
CBS: “The Big Bang Theory” rerun (6.3 million, 4.1/8)/”Rules of Engagement” rerun (4.9 million, 3.1/6)
FOX: “So You Think You Can Dance” results (5.2 million, 3.2/6)
NBC: “Community” rerun (2.2 million, 1.5/3)/”Parks and Recreation” rerun (2.0 million, 1.3/2)
The CW: “The Vampire Diaries” rerun (1.0 million, 0.7/1) 18-49 leader: “Wipeout” (1.8) 9 p.m. CBS: “Big Brother 13” (6.5 million, 3.9/7)
ABC: “Expedition Impossible” (4.6 million, 2.8/5)
FOX: “Glee” rerun (2.9 million, 1.9/3)
NBC: “The Office” rerun (2.6 million, 1.7/3)/”30 Rock” rerun (2.4 million, 1.5/3)
The CW: “Nikita” rerun (1.2 million, 0.8/1) 18-49 leader: “Big Brother 13” (2.3) 10 p.m. CBS: “The Mentalist” rerun (6.4 million, 4.0/7)
ABC: “Rookie Blue” (5.3 million, 3.5/6)
NBC: “Love Bites” (2 million, 1.3/2) 18-49 leader: “Rookie Blue” (1.4)