All Times Eastern

Australian Rules Football
Finals Week 1
Second Qualifying Final, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Geelong Cats vs. Richmond Tigers — FS2, 5:30 a.m.(Friday)

College Football Viewing Picks

College Soccer
Men’s
Stanford vs. SMU — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Bay Area, 11 p.m.

Women’s
Penn State vs. North Carolina — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m.

College Volleyball
Women’s
American Campus Classic, Gregory Gym, University of Texas, Austin, TX

Minnesota vs. Denver — Longhorn Network, 11 a.m.
Texas vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi — Longhorn Network, 1 p.m.
Minnesota vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi — Longhorn Network, 6 p.m.
Texas vs. Denver — Longhorn Network, 8 p.m.

Cal-Poly at Oregon — Pac-12 Oregon, 9 p.m.

Cycling
Vuelta a España
Stage 18: Suances to Santo Toribio de Liébana — Olympic Channel, 10 a.m.

Golf
European Tour
European Masters, Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club, Crans Montana, Switzerland

1st Round — Golf Channel, 9:30 a.m.
2nd Round — Golf Channel, 5:30 a.m. (Friday)

LPGA Tour
Indy Women in Tech Championship, Brickyard Crossing Country Club, Indianapolis, IN

1st Round — Golf Channel, 3 p.m.

Golf Central Pregame — Golf Channel, 2:30 p.m.

PGA Tour Champions
Japan Airlines Championship, Narita Golf Club, Narita, Japan

1st Round — Golf Channel, 10 p.m.

Mixed Martial Arts
UFC Reloaded: UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson 2 — FS1, 6:30 p.m.
UFC Main Event: Johnson vs. Horigucki — FS1, 10 p.m.

MLB
American League
New York Yankees at Baltimore — MLB Network, 1:30 p.m.

National League
Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh or Philadelphia at Washington — MLB Network, 7 p.m.
Colorado at Los Angeles Dodgers — MLB Network, 10 p.m. or St. Louis at San Diego — MLB Network, 10 p.m. (joined in progress)

MLB Central — MLB Network, 10 a.m.
MLB Now — MLB Network, 4:30 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 6 p.m.
MLB Whiparound — FS1, 11 p.m.
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 1 a.m. (Friday)

NASCAR
NASCAR America — NBCSN, 5 p.m.
NASCAR Race Hub — FS1, 6 p.m.

NBA
The Jump — ESPN, 3 p.m.
NBA GameTime — NBA TV, 11 p.m.

NFL Viewing Picks

NHL
NHL Tonight — NHL Network, 7 p.m.

Soccer
ESPN FC — ESPNews, 6 p.m.
The Xtra — beIN Sports, 7 p.m.

Sports Talk
SportsCenter:AM — ESPN, 7 a.m.
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7:30 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Audience (AT&T U-Verse/DirecTV)/NBCSN, 9 a.m.
SportsCenter — ESPN2, 10 a.m.
The Dan Le Batard Show With Stugotz — ESPNU, 10 a.m.
The Rich Eisen Show — Audience (AT&T U-Verse/DirecTV)/AT&T SportsNet (Pittsburgh/Rocky Mountain/Southwest)/Root Sports, noon
BYU Sports Nation — BYUtv, noon
Sport Today — BBC World News, 12:45 p.m.
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 1 p.m.
The Russillo Show — ESPNews, 1 p.m.
The Paul Finebaum Show — ESPN2, 2 p.m.
World Sportsday — BBC World News, 2:30 p.m.
Tiki and Tierney — CBS Sports Network, 3 p.m.
The Paul Finebaum Show — SEC Network, 3 p.m.
SportsNation — ESPN, 3:30 p.m.
Highly Questionable — ESPN2 4:30 p.m.
Around the Horn — ESPN, 5 p.m.
The Sean Salisbury Show With Robin Carlin — beiN Sports, 5 p.m.
BTN Live — Big Ten Network, 5 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption — ESPN, 5:30 p.m.
Time to Schein — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
SC6 With Michael Smith and Jemele Hill — ESPN, 6 p.m.
ESPN Films: Nixon’s National Champs — ESPNU, 7 p.m.
30 for 30: This Magic Moment — ESPN2, 8 p.m.
SEC Storied: The Believer — SEC Network, 8 p.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 8:45 p.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 9:45 p.m.
SEC Storied: The Bo You Don’t Know — ESPNU, 11:30 p.m.
Titulares y Más — Telemundo, 11:35 p.m.
SportsCenter at Night With Scott Van Pelt — ESPN, midnight
Nación ESPN — ESPN2, midnight
Contacto Deportivo — Univision/Univision Deportes, midnight
Boomer & Carton without Carton — CBS Sports Network, 6 a.m. (Friday)
Sport Today — BBC World News, 6:45 a.m. (Friday)

Tennis
U.S. Open, USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Queens, New York, NY
Primetime at the Open: Women’s Semifinals — ESPN, 7 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.