Viewing Picks for May 11, 2013

All Times Eastern

Arena Football
Jacksonville Sharks at San Antonio Talons — CBS Sports Network, CBS Sports Network, 9:30 p.m.

Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero (from May 4) — Showtime, 9 p.m.

College Baseball
LSU at Texas A&M — ESPN, 1 p.m.
Texas Southern at Texas — Longhorn Network, 2 p.m.
San Francisco at BYU — BYU TV, 3 p.m.
Oklahoma State at Oklahoma — Fox College Sports Central, 3 p.m.
Utah at Washington — Pac-12 Network (Mountain/Washington), 3 p.m.
Texas Southern at Texas — Longhorn Network, 4 p.m.
Arizona State at Cal — Pac-12 Network, 10 p.m.

College Lacrosse
NCAA Division I Tournament
First Round
Lehigh at North Carolina — ESPN2, noon
Yale at Penn State — ESPNU, 2:30 p.m.
Detroit at Notre Dame — ESPNU, 5 p.m.
Albany at Denver — ESPNU, 7:30 p.m.

College Softball
ACC Championship, Tallahassee, FL
NC State vs. Florida State — ESPN2, 6 p.m.

Big East Championship, Tampa, FL
South Florida vs. Notre Dame — ESPN2, 4 p.m.

Big Ten Tournament, Lincoln, NE
Wisconsin vs. Michigan — Big Ten Network, 3 p.m.
Minnesota vs. Nebraska — Big Ten Network, 5:30 p.m.

Conference USA Championship, Tulsa, OK
Houston vs. Marshall — CBS Sports Network, noon

Missouri Valley Championship, Omaha, NE
Northern Iowa vs. Evansville — Fox College Sports Atlantic, 6 p.m.

SEC Tournament, Lexington, KY
Florida vs. Georgia — ESPNU, noon
Tennessee vs. Missouri — ESPN3, 2:30 p.m.

Oklahoma State at Oklahoma — Fox College Sports Central, 1 p.m.
UCLA at Oregon State — Pac-12 Network, 4 p.m.
Cal at Washington — Pac-12 Network, 6 p.m.
Oregon at Arizona State — Pac-12 Network, 8 p.m.

College Track & Field
Big West Championships — Fox College Sports Pacific, 5 p.m.

Giro d'Italia
Stage 8: Gabicce Mare to Saltara — beIN Sport, 9:30 a.m.

Formula 1
Grand Prix of Spain, Barcelona, Spain
Qualifying — NBC Sports Network, 8 a.m.

PGA Tour
The Players Championship, Ponte Vedra Beach FL
Third Round — NBC, 2 p.m.

Live From The Players — Golf Channel, 9 a.m.
Golf Central Live — NBC, 1:30 p.m.
Live From The Players — Golf Channel, 7 p.m.

2013 IIHF World Championships, Helsinki, Finland
Group Play
United States vs. France — NBC Sports Network, 10 p.m. (same day coverage)

American League.
Anaheim Angels at Chicago White Sox — MLB Network/WGN America, 7 p.m.
Cleveland at Detroit — MLB Network, 7 p.m.

National League
Atlanta at San Francisco or Milwaukee at Cincinnati — MLB Network, 4 p.m.

Studio 42 with Bob Costas: Dallas Green — MLB Network, 1:30 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 2 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN, 10 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 10 p.m.
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, midnight
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, 12:30 a.m. (Sunday)

Sprint Cup Series
Southern 500, Darlington, SC
Race — Fox, 6 p.m.

NASCAR RaceDay: Darlington — Speed, 4 p.m.
NASCAR Victory Lane: Darlington — Speed, 10:30 p.m.

NBA Playoffs
Eastern Conference Semifinals
Game 3: New York at Indiana — ABC, 8:15 p.m.

Western Conference Semifinals
Game 3: Oklahoma City at Memphis — ESPN, 5 p.m.

NBA GameTime: Thunder/Grizzlies, Game 3 Postgame — NBA TV, 7:30 p.m.
NBA GameTime: Knicks/Pacers, Game 3 Postgame — NBA TV, 10:30 p.m.

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals
Game 6: Pittsburgh at New York Islanders — NBC Sports Network 7 p.m.

NHL on the Fly– NHL Network, 6 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 6:30 p.m.
Plays of the Week: 5/4/13-5/10/13 — NHL Network, 7 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 9:30 p.m.
NHL Tonight — NHL Network, 10 p.m.

English Premier League
Aston Villa vs. Chelsea — ESPN2, 7:30 a.m.

FA Cup
Manchester City vs. Wigan Athletic — Fox, noon

FA Cup Show — Fox Soccer, 9:30 a.m.
Road to Wembley — Fox, 2:30 p.m.

Chicago vs. Philadelphia — NBC Sports Network, 1:30 p.m.
Seattle vs. San Jose — Univision Deportes, 4 p.m.

Scottish Premier League
Celtic vs. St. Johnstone — Fox Soccer Plus, 7:10 a.m.

Sports Talk
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
ESPN Sports Saturday: Face to Face with Hannah Storm; X Games Recap — ABC, 4 p.m.
30 for 30: Broke — ESPN Classic, 5:30 p.m.
30 for 30: Elway to Marino — ESPN Classic, 7 p.m.
Sky Sports News — Fox Soccer, 7:30 p.m.
Fox Soccer News — Fox Soccer, 10 p.m.

Grand Prix, Charlotte, NC — Universal Sports, 6 p.m.

Madrid Open, Madrid, Spain
Women's Semifinals — Tennis Channel, 5 a.m. & 7 a.m.
Men's Semifinals — Tennis Channel, 9 a.m. & 1 p.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.