via press note:
From 8-9pm, ABC’s repeat comedies (/The Middle) beat Fox’s original comedies ( /Ben & Kate) by 2.2 million viewers and by 14% in Adults 18-49. In addition at 8pm, the encore outdelivered the second season premiere of NBC’s with viewers and young adults.
At 9pm, ABC’swas up over its last original telecast in the half-hour three weeks ago by 8% in Adults 18-49 and posted its most-competitive finish yet with NBC’s (pacing within 1-tenth of a point and tied in audience share). defeated in Adults 18-34 and Men 18-34. The ABC comedy matched its top Adult 18-49 number since its season premiere on October 23, 2012.
At 9:30pm, Don’t---- in Apt 23 drew its biggest audience in 10 weeks (since 10/30/12) and retained 100% of its last original in the half-hour among Adults 18-49.
During the 10 o’clock hour, ABC’searned its largest audience since December 4, 2012.