Viewing Picks For March 6, 2013

All Times Eastern

College Basketball
WCC Tournament, Las Vegas, NV
First Round
Loyola Marymount vs. Portland — BYU TV, 9 p.m.

Michigan at Purdue — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m.
North Carolina at Maryland — ESPN, 7 p.m.
Georgetown at Villanova — ESPN2, 7 p.m.
Oklahoma State at Iowa State — ESPNU, 7 p.m.
Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m.
USC at Washington — Pac-12 Network, 8:30 p.m.
Minnesota at Nebraska — Big Ten Network, 9 p.m.
West Virginia at Oklahoma — ESPN2, 9 p.m.
UConn at South Florida — ESPNU, 9 p.m.
New Mexico at Nevada — CBS Sports Network, 10 p.m.
UCLA at Washington State — Pac-12 Network, 10:30 p.m.
Stanford at Cal — ESPN2, 11 p.m.

Big Ten Tip-Off Show — Big Ten Network, 6;30 p.m.
Courtside with Seth Davis — CBS Sports Network, 6:30 p.m.
Inside College Basketball — CBS Sports Network, 7:30 p.m.
Big Ten Finale '12-'13 — Big Ten Network, 11 p.m.
College Basketball Live — ESPNU, 11 p.m.
College Basketball Live — ESPN2, 1 a.m. (Thursday)

College Lacrosse
Maryland-Baltimore County at Maryland — ESPNU, 5 p.m.

Paris-Nice, Stage 3: Chatel-Guyon to Brioude — NBC Sports Network, midnight (delayed)

On the Range: WGC-Cadillac Championship — Golf Channel, 8 p.m.

MLB Spring Training
Washington vs. Philadelphia — The Comcast Network, 1 p.m./MLB Network, 9 p.m.

Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, 3 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 8 p.m.

Chicago at San Antonio — ESPN, 9 p.m.

NBA GameTime — NBA TV, 7 p.m.

NFL Live — ESPN, 4 p.m.
Path to the Draft — NFL Network, 7 p.m.

Colorado at Chicago — NBC Sports Network, 8 p.m.

NHL Live — NHL Network, 5 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 7 p.m.
NHL on the Fly — NHL Network, 7 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 10:30 p.m.
NHL Tonight — NHL Network, 10:30 p.m.
NHL Overtime — NBC Sports Network, 11:30 p.m.

CONCACAF Champions League


Tigres UANL vs. Seattle — Fox Soccer, 10 p.m.


UEFA Champions League
Round of 16, 2nd Leg
Paris Saint-Germain vs. Valencia — Fox Soccer, 2:30 p.m.
Juventus vs. Celtic — Fox Soccer Plus/Fox Sports Net, 2:30 p.m.

UEFA Champions League Pregame — Fox Soccer/Fox Soccer Plus/Fox Sports Net, 2 p.m.
UEFA Champions League Highlights — Fox Soccer Plus, 11 p.m.

Sports Talk
NFL AM — NFL Network, 6 a.m.
The 'Lights — NBC Sports Network, 6 a.m.
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBC Sports Network, 9 a.m.
Tim Brando Show — CBS Sports Network, 9 a.m.
The Box Score — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBC Sports Network, noon
SVP & Russillo — ESPNews, 1 p.m.
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 3 p.m.
Dan Le Batard is Highly Questionable — ESPN2, 3:30 p.m.
SportsNation — ESPN2, 4 p.m.
The Best of the Dan Patrick Show — NBC Sports Network, 4 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption — ESPN, 5:30 p.m.
ROME — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
The Crossover — NBC Sports Network, 6 p.m.
Sportfolio — Bloomberg, 9:30 p.m.
Lead Off — CBS Sports Network, midnight
UNITE — ESPNU, midnight

World Baseball Classic
First Round, Pool A, Fukuoka, Japan
Japan vs. Cuba — MLB Network, 5 a.m.

Dominican Republic vs. New York Yankees — MLB Network, 1 p.m.
Italy vs. Anaheim Angels — MLB Network, 4 p.m. (same day coverage)

World Baseball Classic Today — MLB Network, 8 a.m.

Ken Fang

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.