NBC's America's Got Talent topped the ratings on Wednesday night despite a marked drop from last week, according to preliminary numbers.
Airing at 9 p.m., Talent -- which offered highlights from the show's Las Vegas auditions -- slipped 15 percent compared to last Wednesday's edition, garnering a 3.5 rating/10 share in the audience group of adults 18-49 years-old, with 12.5 million total viewers.
The network's primetime roster was filled out with Minute to Win It at 8 p.m., which was up eight percent compared to its last original airing on June 8, with a 1.4 rating/5 share among 18- to 49-year-old viewers and 5.3 million total viewers, and the new dating competition Love in the Wild, which was down 14 percent versus the previous week's premiere, with a 1.9 rating/5 share in the key demographic group and 5.8 million total viewers.
At Fox, So You Think You Can Dance's two-hour episode at 8 p.m. jumped 20 percent compared to last Wednesday. Its top 14 performance episode grabbed the number-two spot of the night, with a 2.4 rating/7 share in the demographic and 6.3 million total viewers.
With the exception of Nightline Primetime at 10 p.m., which detailed Casey Anthony's not guilty verdict and drew a 1.3 rating/4 share and 5.4 million total viewers, ABC ran reruns. CBS ran repeats throughout the evening.