<I>Big Brother 11</i> Big Brother 11

Thursday's ratings round-up:

8 pm/ET
The premiere of Big Brother 11 topped the hour by welcoming 6.68 million total viewers into the house, a 6 percent increase over last summer's BB10 launch. Trailing a Bones repeat, a pair of Samantha Whos averaged 3.4 mil to place third. 

9 pm
So You Think You Can Dance this time around bested a CSI repeat to emerge as the night's most-watched program, drawing 7.8 million viewers (up 9 percent week-to-week). 

10 pm
NBC's The Listener held steady at 3.24 mil, placing a distant second behind a Mentalist repeat (8.33 mil).

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