Tuesday's NXT averaged 577,000 viewers on the USA Network, up 1.4 percent from last week. It's the second-lowest viewership for the show since March 1.
In the 18-49 demo, NXT drew a 0.14 rating, up 16.7 percent from the previous week's episode. That tied NXT's highest 18-49 demo rating since January 4.
NXT ranked 32nd on the cable charts in 18-49, which is higher than it usually places. The show had a big increase of 35.7 percent with men 18-49, but women in the same age group were down ten percent. NXT was also down 50 percent with females 12-34, but the show was even with last week with males in that same age group.
There were three NBA playoff games on Tuesday, two of which aired directly opposite NXT. The game on TNT averaged 2.9 million viewers and drew a 1.03 rating in 18-49, while an NBA TV game averaged 613,000 viewers and a 0.23 rating.
As compared to the same week in 2021, NXT was down 22.5 percent in viewers and down 36.4 percent in the 18-49 demo.
Listed below are the last 11 weeks of viewership and 18-49 demo numbers for NXT. This week's episode was down 3.7 percent in viewers but up 7.7 percent in the key demo, so this week's show skewed younger than the recent averages.