By James Hibberd
Updated February 12, 2014 at 04:57 PM EST
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Credit: Jennifer Clasen/Fox

Shaun White may not have earned a medal Tuesday, but NBC’s ratings for the snowboarder’s Olympic halfpipe attempts sure crushed Fox’s comedy lineup.

NBC’s prime-time Sochi Winter Olympics coverage had 23.7 million viewers and a 6.6 rating among adults 18-49. This is actually a ratings boost vs. the comparable night of the 2010 Vancouver Games, with NBC up 16 percent in viewers and 20 percent in the demo. This reverses the dominant coverage trend so far where the viewership has typically scored below Vancouver.

Rival networks aired repeats — except Fox, which shoved original episodes into the line of fire and was gunned down with its one-hour Dads finale, New Girl and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Full chart:

NET/TIME/SHOW

18-49 RATING

TOTAL VIEWERS (+000)

FOX

8:00P

DADS-

1.2

2,705

8:30P

DADS-2

S

1.0

2,534

9:00P

NEW GIRL-

1.3

2,953

9:30P

BRKLYN 9-9-

1.2

2,870

ABC

8:00P

GOLDBRG-

RS

1.1

4,059

8:30P

GOLDBRG-

RS

1.0

3,420

9:00P

GOLDBERGS-

R

0.9

2,897

9:30P

TROPHY WIFE

R

0.7

2,026

10-11P

KILLER WMN-

0.7

3,008

CBS

8-9P

NCIS-

R

1.3

9,648

9-10P

NCIS:LA-

R

1.2

7,859

10-11P

PERSON-INT-

R

0.9

5,772

NBC

8-11P

OLYMPICS

S

6.6

23,684

CW

8-10P

ATTCK-BLK-2/11

RS

0.2

798

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