Ratings: Blacklist and Vampire Diaries Tick Up, Scandal Slips vs. NCAA Hoops

The Blacklist Season 2 Ratings

NBC’s The Blacklist this Thursday drew 8.4 million total viewers and a 1.8 demo rating, rising 12 percent and a tenth week-to-week.

Leading out of that, The Slap (3.4 mil/ 0.7) was up 26 percent and one tenth.

Elsewhere, as CBS’ NCAA tourney coverage averaged 6.5 mil and a 2.0….

ABC | Grey’s Anatomy (7.8 mil/2.1) was flat in the demo, but Scandal (8 mil/2.4) and American Crime (5.7 mil/1.2) slipped three and two tenths, respectively, with the former hitting a season low.

FOX | American Idol (8.4 mil/1.8) was steady week-to-week.

THE CW | Vampire Diaries (1.6 mil/0.7) ticked up from last week’s series low, while Reign (1.1 mil/0.4) was flat.

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