Dancing with the Stars crowned its 11th winner, and the show was ratings champion as well.
The two-hour finale averaged 24.1 million viewers Tuesday and 5.3 rating among the 18-to-49 demographic. The show was up 23 percent in the demo over last year's fall finale, and easily led ABC to an overall victory for the night. ABC's No Ordinary Family, which led into Dancing, drew 7 million viewers.
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Repeats of One Tree Hill and Life Unexpected on the CW each drew fewer than a million viewers.