All Times Eastern

Editor’s note: Holiday college basketball tournaments will not be listed in the Viewing Picks. 

College Basketball
Men’s
Gavitt Tip-Off Games
Ohio State at Xavier — FS1, 6:30 p.m.
Rutgers at DePaul — FS1, 8:30 p.m.

FS1 College Hoops Tip-Off — FS1, 6 p.m.

Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Florida — SEC Network Plus, 6 p.m.
Charlotte at Appalachian State — ESPN+, 6:30 p.m.
New Hampshire at Providence — FS2, 6:30 p.m.
Alabama State at Iowa — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m.
St. Francis-Brooklyn at Penn State — B1G+, 7 p.m.
Boston University at Hartford — ESPN3, 7 p.m.
Saginaw Valley at Western Michigan — ESPN3, 7 p.m.
Campbell at Marshall — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Carver at The Citadel — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Eastern Michigan at Northern Kentucky — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Greensboro College at North Carolina A&T — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Presbyterian at Cincinnati — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
South Carolina Upstate at East Tennessee State — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
SUNY Poly at Colgate — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Coastal Carolina at North Carolina-Wilmington — FloSports, 7 p.m.
Transylvania at Morehead State — ESPN+, 7:30 p.m.
Saint Francis at Virginia Tech — ACC Network, 8 p.m.
Cal State-Bakersfield at Northern Arizona — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Nicholls at TCU — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Rockford at Eastern Illinois — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Southeastern Louisiana at SMU — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Stony Brook at Kansas — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Northern Illinois at Missouri — SEC Network Plus, 8 p.m.
McNeese State at LSU — SEC Network Plus, 8 p.m.
Fairleigh Dickinson at Northwestern — Big Ten Network, 9 p.m.
Presentation at South Dakota State — ESPN+, 9 p.m.
Washington State at Idaho — ESPN+, 9 p.m.
Samford at Oregon State — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Oregon, 9 p.m.
Morgan State at Seattle — ESPN+, 10 p.m.
San Jose State at California Baptist — ESPN+, 10 p.m.
Southern Utah at Cal — Pac-12 Bay Area, 10 p.m.
Arizona State at San Diego State — CBS Sports Network, 10:30 p.m.
Nevada at San Francisco — Stadium, 10:30 p.m.
Wyoming at Washington — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Washington, 11 p.m.

College Basketball Live Scoreboard — ESPN2, 4 p.m.
College Basketball Live Scoreboard — ESPN2, 6:30 p.m.
Campus Insiders — Stadium, 6:30 p.m.
College Basketball Live Scoreboard — ESPN2, 9 p.m.

Women’s
Hampton at East Carolina — ESPN+, 11 a.m.
Montana at North Dakota — ESPN+, 1 p.m.
Florida Atlantic at Miami (FL) — ACC Network, 6 p.m.
Central Connecticut State at Brown — ESPN+, 6 p.m.
Columbia at Lafayette — ESPN+, 6 p.m.
Elon at Richmond — ESPN+, 6 p.m.
Quinnipiac at Army — ESPN+, 6 p.m.
Xavier (LA) at New Orleans — ESPN+, 6 p.m.
Fordham at Notre Dame — ACC Network Extra, 7 p.m.
Jacksonville at Florida State — ACC Network Extra, 7 p.m.
Charlotte at Wake Forest — ACC Network Extra, 7 p.m.
Bethune-Cookman at Troy — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Illinois-Chicago at Purdue Fort Wayne — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Iowa State at Drake — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
IUPUI at Cleveland State — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
James Madison at Liberty — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Long Island University at New Jersey Institute of Technology — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
LSU at Louisiana — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Montana State at South Dakota State — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Robert Morris at Detroit Mercy — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Webber International at North Florida — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Winthrop at North Carolina-Greensboro — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Youngstown State at Oakland — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Alabama A&M at Belmont — ESPN+, 7:30 p.m.
Memphis at Arkansas-Little Rock — ESPN+, 7:30 p.m.
Northern Kentucky at Wisconsin-Green Bay — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Wright State at Wisconsin-Milwaukee — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Seattle at Long Beach State — ESPN+, 10 p.m.

College Football
Week 12
Nicholls at Southeastern Louisiana — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Louisville at Duke — ESPN, 7:30 p.m.

College Football Countdown — ESPN, 7 p.m.

College Volleyball
Women’s
Cal at Utah — Pac-12 Bay Area/Pac-12 Mountain, 7 p.m.
Kansas State at Texas — Longhorn Network, 8 p.m.
Stanford at Colorado — Pac-12 Mountain, 9 p.m.

Formula 1
Qatar Grand Prix, Losail International Circuit, Lusail, Qatar
Practice 1 — ESPN2, 5:25 a.m. (Friday)

Golf
PGA Tour
RSM Classic, Sea Island Golf Club, St. Simons Island, GA
1st Round — Golf Channel, noon

Golf Central Pregame — Golf Channel, 11 a.m.

LPGA Tour
Tour Championship, Tiburon Golf Club, Naples, FL
1st Round — Golf Channel, 3 p.m.

European Tour
World Tour Championship, Jumeirah Golf Estates (Earth Course), Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2nd Round — Golf Channel, 2 a.m. (Friday)

Golf Today — Golf Channel, 10 a.m.
Golf Central — Golf Channel, 6 p.m.

Horse Racing
America’s Day at the Races — FS2, noon

Mixed Martial Arts
UFC Fight Flashback: Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate 2 — ESPN2, 11:30 p.m.
Combate Global: Highlights — CBS Sports Network, 1 a.m. (Friday)

MLB
Hot Stove — MLB Network, 9 a.m.
MLB Now — MLB Network, 2 p.m.
2021 BBWAA Most Valuable Player Award — MLB Network, 6 p.m.
MLB Tonight: MVP Award — MLB Network, 7 p.m.

NBA
Golden State at Cleveland — NBC Sports Bay Area/Bally Sports Ohio, 7:30 p.m.
Washington at Miami — NBC Sports Washington/Bally Sports Sun, 7:30 p.m.
Los Angeles Clippers at Memphis — Bally Sports SoCal/Bally Sports Southeast, 8 p.m.
San Antonio at Minnesota — Bally Sports Southwest/Bally Sports North Plus, 8 p.m.
Philadelphia at Denver — NBA TV/NBC Sports Philadelphia Plus/Altitude, 9 p.m.
Toronto at Utah — Sportsnet One/AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain, 9 p.m.

NBA Today — ESPN, 3 p.m.
NBA Action — NBA TV, 5 p.m.
NBA GameTime Live — NBA TV, 7:30 p.m.
NBA TV Pregame — NBA TV, 8:30 p.m.
NBA TV Postgame Show — NBA TV, 11:30 p.m.
NBA GameTime — NBA TV, 12:30 a.m. (Friday)

NBA G League
Capital City Go-Go at Maine Celtics — ESPN+, 7 p.m.
Motor City Cruise at Windy City Bulls — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Texas Legends at Memphis Hustle — ESPN+, 8 p.m.
Mexico City Capitanes at Austin Spurs — ESPN+, 8:30 p.m.
Oklahoma City Blue at Agua Caliente Clippers — ESPN+, 10 p.m.

NFL
Week 11
Thursday Night Football, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA
New England Patriots at Atlanta Falcons — Fox/NFL Network/Amazon, 8:20 p.m.

Good Morning Football — NFL Network, 7 a.m.
NFL Now — NFL Network, 1 p.m.
NFL Now — NFL Network, 2 p.m.
TNF First Look — NFL Network, 3 p.m.
NFL Live — ESPN, 4 p.m.
NFL Fantasy Live — NFL Network, 5 p.m.
NFL GameDay Kickoff — NFL Network, 6 p.m.
NFL on Fox Pregame — NFL Network, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday Night Football Postgame Show — NFL Network, 11:30 p.m.

NHL
Calgary at Buffalo — Sportsnet 360/MSG Western New York, 7 p.m.
New Jersey at Florida — MSG Plus/Bally Sports Florida, 7 p.m.
New York Rangers at Toronto — MSG Network/TSN4, 7 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Montreal — AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh/TSN2/RDS, 7 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Philadelphia — Sportsnet (East/Ontario/Pacific)/Bally Sports Sun/NBC Sports Philadelphia, 7 p.m.
Dallas at Minnesota — Bally Sports Southwest/Bally Sports North, 8 p.m.
San Jose at St. Louis — NBC Sports California/Bally Sports Midwest, 8 p.m.
Columbus at Arizona — Bally Sports Ohio/Bally Sports Arizona, 9 p.m.
Winnipeg at Edmonton — TSN3/Sportsnet West, 9 p.m.
Carolina at Anaheim — Bally Sports South/Bally Sports West, 10 p.m.
Detroit at Vegas — Sportsnet (East/Ontario/Pacific)/Bally Sports Detroit/AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain, 10 p.m.

NHL Now — NHL Network, 4 p.m.
NHL Tonight: Pre-Game Skate — NHL Network, 6 p.m.
Hockey Central — Sportsnet, 6:30 p.m.
NHL Tonight — NHL Network, 7 p.m.
NHL Tonight: Columbus at Arizona/Winnipeg at Edmonton Bonus Coverage — NHL Network, 11 p.m.
On the Fly: Carolina at Anaheim/Detroit at Vegas Bonus Coverage — NHL Network, midnight
On the Fly — NHL Network, 1 a.m. (Friday)

Soccer
Misión Europa — TUDN, 5 p.m.
Serie A Full Impact — CBS Sports Network, 7:30 p.m.
Línea de Cuatro — TUDN, 8 p.m.

Sports News & Talk
Packer and Durham — ACC Network, 7 a.m.
SportsCenter — ESPN, 7 a.m.
Get Up — ESPN, 8 a.m.
SportsCenter — ESPN2, 8 a.m.
SportsCenter — ESPN2, 9 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Peacock, 9 a.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 9:45 a.m.
Sky Sports News — NBCSN, 11 a.m.
B1G Today — Big Ten Network, noon
The Jim Rome Show — CBS Sports Network, noon
SportsCenter — ESPN, noon
The Rich Eisen Show — Peacock, noon
SportsCenter — ESPN, 1 p.m.
This Just In — ESPN, 2 p.m.
The Paul Finebaum Show — SEC Network, 3 p.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 3:30 p.m.
Jalen & Jacoby — ESPNews, 4 p.m.
Around the Horn — ESPN, 5 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption — ESPN, 5:30 p.m.
Bad Beats — ESPNews, 5:30 p.m.
Fubo News — Fubo Sports Network, 5:30 p.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 5:45 p.m.
B1G Today — Big Ten Network, 6 p.m.
SportsCenter — ESPN, 6 p.m.
Daily Wager — ESPNews, 6 p.m.
The Cooligans: Susannah Collins & Jillian Sakovits — Fubo Sports Network, 7 p.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 9:45 p.m.
All ACC — ACC Network, 10 p.m.
Contacto Deportivo — TUDN, 10 p.m.
SportsCenter at Night With Scott Van Pelt — ESPN, 10:30 p.m.
The B1G Show — Big Ten Network, 11 p.m.
SportsCenter at Night — ESPN, midnight
Contacto Deportivo — Univision/TUDN, midnight
TMZ Sports — FS1, 1:30 a.m. (Friday)
Boomer and Gio — CBS Sports Network, 6 a.m. (Friday)
Keyshawn, JWill and Max — ESPNews, 6 a.m. (Friday)
Keyshawn, JWill and Max — ESPN2, 6:30 a.m. (Friday)
Sport Today — BBC World News, 6:45 a.m. (Friday)

Tennis
ATP Tour
ATP Finals, Pala Alpitour, Turin, Italy
Singles Round Robin: Alexander Zverev vs. Hubert Hurkacz — Tennis Channel, 8 a.m.
Doubles Round Robin: Nikola Mektic/Mate Pavic vs. Ivan Dodig/Filip Polasek — Tennis Channel, 12:30 p.m.
Singles Round Robin: Daniil Medvedev vs. Jannik Sinner — Tennis Channel, 3 p.m.
Doubles Round Robin — Tennis Channel, 6 a.m. (Friday)

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