Guest starring Max Adler, the suicide-themed 'On My Way' was seen by 7.4m (2.9), up 500k on last week's season low.
Despite a stronger lead-in, Zooey Deschanel's New Girl fell to 6.3m (3.0), before 4.9m (2.2) watched Raising Hope at 9.30pm.
NCIS (19.6m/3.8), NCIS: Los Angeles (15.9m/2.9) and Unforgettable (10.6m/1.9) helped CBS win primetime, while NBC trailed Fox with The Biggest Loser (6.7m/2.3) and Parenthood (4.9m/1.7) both climbing.
Cougar Town slipped to 4.5m (1.7) for ABC at 8.30pm, prior to which 7.5m (2.2) tuned in for Parenthood. At 9pm, The River grabbed 4.8m (1.7), then Body of Proof rallied to 6.5m (1.4).
Over at The CW, Ringer soared to 1.4m (0.5) in the 9pm hour. A Hart of Dixie repeat had 1.1m (0.4) an hour earlier.