The Ascension defeated a WWE tag team, and NXT battled TNA Impact Wrestling for ratings.
The former victory was clear, a sign that the NXT tag champs are headed for upward movement in their careers. The clash between WWE developmental and TNA's premier show ended in less decisive fashion.
Other NXT news focuses on WWE's newest prospect, a chance some NXTers taste WrestleMania spotlight and a tweaking of the title that Adrian Neville now wears.
The following is a look at all those stories, along with The Ascension's latest conquest and how NXT fared against Magnus, Samoa Joe and company on Thursday night.