Jim Parsons in The Big Bang Theory by Monty Brinton/CBS
Monday's Britney-free numbers, at a glance:
Dancing with the Stars
averaged 20.29 million total viewers, on par with a week ago.
Big Bang Theory
held steady at 8.68 mil, while a rather outstanding episode of
served up 9.67 mil, its second-largest audience of the season.
(14.43 mil) was up a hair, then
's finale surged to a season-high 12.4 mil. Behind
Deal or No Deal
(6.63 mil) gained 550K week-to-week and
(1.27 mil) slipped 300 thou.
won the hour with 15.53 mil, sliding 270K.
.54 mil) gained 740 thou, while
dipped a bit, to 7.55 mil.
Elsewhere, Sunday's premiere of the
Capture of the Green River Killer
miniseries delivered two million viewers, making it 10-year-old Lifetime's most-watched telecast ever.