Thursday’s Highlights: '30 Rock' on NBC
Community: When new episodes of this intelligent comedy return, Shirley’s (Yvette Nicole Brown) ex, Andre (Malcolm-Jamal Warner), asks her to remarry him (8 p.m. NBC).
Missing: Ashley Judd stars in this action-packed new drama series as an ex-CIA agent, whose son (Nick Eversman) vanishes (8 p.m. ABC).
American Idol: Contestants face elimination (8 p.m. Fox).
Project Runway All Stars: In the opening of the two-part season finale, the remaining contestants create a signature collection for a red-carpet runway show — in three days. The conclusion airs next Thursday (9 p.m. Lifetime).
The First 48: Missing Persons: Returning for a new season, this series follows detectives as they investigate disappearances (10 p.m. A&E).
Sweet Genius: The premiere of this new cooking show looks at chocolate desserts, a spicy drink mix and strange-looking citrus fruit (10 p.m. Food).
Jersey Shore: The season ends here. And there may not be a sixth season, but at least one spinoff is on the way: “The Pauly D Project” is set to premiere March 29 (10 p.m. MTV).
The Hollywood Complex: This new documentary follows young actors — teens and pre-teens — who flock to Hollywood every spring for pilot season (7:30 p.m. Showtime).
College basketball: NCAA tournament: Colorado State vs. Murray State (9:15 a.m. CBS); Southern Mississippi vs. Kansas State (9:30 a.m. Tru); Davidson vs. Louisville (10:30 a.m. TBS); Montana vs. Wisconsin (11 a.m. TNT); BYU vs. Marquette (11:30 a.m. CBS); UNC-Asheville vs. Syracuse (noon Tru); Long Beach State vs. New Mexico (1 p.m. TBS); Harvard vs. Vanderbilt (1:30 p.m. TNT); Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky (3:45 p.m. TBS); Virginia Commonwealth vs. Wichita State (4 p.m. CBS); West Virginia vs. Gonzaga (4:15 p.m. TNT); South Dakota State vs. Baylor (4:15 p.m. Tru); Connecticut vs. Iowa State (6:15 p.m. TBS); New Mexico State vs. Indiana (6:30 p.m. CBS); Loyola (Md.) vs. Ohio State (6:45 p.m. TNT); Colorado vs. UNLV (6:45 p.m. Tru).
Pro basketball: The Phoenix Suns visit the Clippers (7:30 p.m. FS Prime).
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