The one-hour 10 p.m. telecast drew 9.71 million viewers and a rating of 3.4 among key 18-to-49-year-olds, according to early numbers from Nielsen, making it the top-rated telecast among young adults on the major networks. Its rating in the demographic fell 6% from last year, though total viewership increased by 2%.
Leading up to the runway lingerie showcase were the two most-watched shows of the night,
CBS won the night outright with an average audience of 14.4 million and an 18-49 rating of 2.8.
ABC saw a big gain from "The Goldbergs" (up 21% to a 1.7) and a smaller rise from "Trophy Wife" (up 9% to a 1.2.). "ABC News: What Would You Do?" pulled a 0.9 rating and 3.1 million viewers overall.
In the young adults demo,