All Times Eastern

Boxing's Best of 2013
Pacquiao vs. Rios — HBO2, 11 p.m.
Kirkland vs. Tapia — HBO2, 11:55 p.m.

College Basketball
Louisiana-Monroe at Ohio State — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m.
Northern Kentucky at North Carolina — ESPNU, 7 p.m.
Lafayette at Seton Hall — Fox Sports 1, 8 p.m.
DePaul at Northwestern — Big Ten Network, 9 p.m.
Mississippi Valley State at Washington — Pac-12 Networks, 10 p.m.

College Football
Military Bowl, Annapolis, MD
Marshall vs. Maryland — ESPN, 2:30 p.m.

Texas Bowl, Houston, TX
Minnesota vs. Syracuse — ESPN, 6 p.m.

Fight Hunger Bowl, San Francisco, CA
BYU vs. Washington — ESPN, 9:30 p.m.

SEC on CBS: Top 10 Games: Tennessee at Florida (2001) — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m.

College Hockey
Great Lakes Invitational, Detroit, MI
Michigan Tech vs. Michigan State — Fox College Sports Atlantic, 3:30 p.m.
Western Michigan vs. Michigan — Fox College Sports Atlantic, 7 p.m.

Alabama-Huntsville at Wisconsin — Fox College Sport Pacific, 8 p.m.

Golf Central Special: PGA Tour 2014 Preview — Golf Channel, 6 p.m.

IIHF 2014 World Junior Championship, Malmö, Sweden
Group A
Slovakia vs. Germany — NHL Network, 9 a.m.

Mixed Martial Arts
UFC: 168 vs. Silva 2, Las Vegas, NV
Weigh-In — Fox Sports 1, 7 p.m.

MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 6 p.m.

Washington at Minnesota — NBA TV, 8 p.m.

NBA Coast to Coast — ESPN2, 8 p.m.
NBA GameTime — NBA TV, 11:30 p.m.

NFL in Season: Steelers vs. Vikings in London — NFL Network, 2 p.m.
NFL Insiders — ESPN2, 3 p.m.
NFL in Season: 49ers vs. Jaguars in London — NFL Network, 3 p.m.
NFL Live — ESPN2, 4 p.m.
NFL Films Presents: Life Lessons — NFL Network, 4:30 p.m.
NFL Fantasy Live — NFL Network, 5 p.m.
Around the League Live — NFL Network, 6 p.m.
NFL Kickoff — ESPN2, 7 p.m.
Around the League Primetime — NFL Network, 7 p.m.
NFL Total Access: Pro Bowl Players Revealed — NFL Network, 9 p.m.
Playbook NFC — NFL Network, 10 p.m.
Playbook AFC — NFL Network, 11 p.m.

NHL Live — NHL Network, 5 p.m.
NHL on the Fly — NHL Network, 7 p.m.
NHL Tonight — NHL Network, 10 p.m.

Sports Talk
NFL AM — NFL Network, 6 a.m.
The Best of the Dan Patrick Show — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBCSN, 9 a.m.
SportsDash with Yahoo! Sports — NBCSN, noon
SVP & Russillo — ESPNews, 1 p.m.
Sport Science: Plays of the Year — ESPN2, 5 p.m.
ESPN FC — ESPN2, 5:30 p.m.
ROME — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
Fox Football Daily — Fox Sports 1, 6 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption — ESPNews, 7:30 p.m.
Fox Sports Live — Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption Special: Peyton Manning — ESPN2, 10:30 p.m.
Lead Off — CBS Sports Network, midnight
Fox Sports Live — Fox Sports 1, 1 a.m. (Saturday)


Year in Review: 2013 — Tennis Channel, 6 p.m.

U.S. Olympic Trials
Speed Skating, Salt Lake City, UT
Men's 5000 meters and Women's 3,000 meters — NBCSN, 8 p.m.

About Ken Fang

Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013.

He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television.

Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.