March 16, 2012 in Sports

On the air

 

Today’s TV highlights

Auto racing
7:30 a.m.Nationwide Series practice Speed
9 a.m.Sprint Cup practice Speed
11 a.m.Nationwide Series final practice Speed
12:30 p.m.Sprint Cup pole qualifying Speed
11 p.m.Formula One qualifying Speed
Baseball, spring training
10 a.m.Detroit vs. N.Y. Mets MLB
1 p.m.Texas vs. L.A. Dodgers MLB
Basketball, men’s NCAA tournament
9:15 a.m.Texas vs. Cincinnati CBS
9:40 a.m.N.C. State vs. San Diego St. truTV
10:40 a.m.Alabama vs. Creighton TBS
11:10 a.m.Virginia vs. Florida TNT
11:45 a.m.St. Bonaventure vs. Florida St. CBS
12:10 p.m.Belmont vs. Georgetown truTV
1:10 p.m.Vermont vs. North Carolina TBS
1:40 p.m.Norfolk St. vs. Missouri TNT
3:50 p.m.St. Louis vs. Memphis TBS
4:15 p.m.Lehigh vs. Duke CBS
4:20 p.m.Ohio vs. Michigan TNT
4:27 p.m.Purdue vs. Saint Mary’s truTV
6:20 p.m.Long Island vs. Michigan State TBS
6:45 p.m.Xavier vs. Notre Dame CBS
6:50 p.m.South Florida vs. Temple TNT
6:57 p.m.Detroit vs. Kansas truTV
Basketball, NBA
4 p.m.Miami at Philadelphia ESPN
6:30 p.m.San Antonio at Oklahoma City ESPN
Boxing
6 p.m.Jr. welterweights, Holt vs. Coleman ESPN2
8 p.m. or 11 p.m.* Lightweights, Figueroa vs. Ayala;

super bantamweights, Caballero vs. Araiza Showtime

Extreme sports
9 a.m.Winter X Games, tape ESPN2
Golf
7:30 a.m.European PGA: Open de Andalucia Golf
NoonPGA Tour: Transitions Champions Golf
3:30 p.m. LPGA: Founders Cup Golf
5:30 p.m.Champions Tour: Toshiba Classic, tape Golf
Hockey
2 p.m.College: Boston College vs. Providence NBC Sports
5 p.m.College: Boston U. vs. Maine NBC Sports
7 p.m.WHL: Seattle at Spokane Root
Tennis, ATP/WTA
1 p.m.BNP Paribas Open, men’s quarterfinal ESPN2
8 p.m.BNP Paribas Open, women’s semifinal ESPN2

*Time may vary depending on cable/satellite provider.

Saturday’s TV highlights

Auto racing
6:30 a.m.Sprint Cup practice Speed
7:30 a.m.Nationwide Series pole qualifying Speed
9 a.m.Sprint Cup “Happy Hour Series” Speed
11 a.m.Nationwide Series race ESPN
10:30 p.m.Formula One: Australian Grand Prix Speed
Baseball, spring training
10 a.m.Houston vs. N.Y. Yankees MLB
1 p.m.Milwaukee vs. L.A. Angels MLB
7 p.m.San Francisco (ss) vs. L.A. Dodgers (ss) MLB
Basketball, NCAA men’s tournament
9:15 a.m.Kansas St. vs. Syracuse CBS
11:45 a.m.Gonzaga vs. Ohio St. CBS
2:15 p.m.Murray St. vs. Marquette CBS
3:10 p.m.Vanderbilt vs. Wisconsin TNT
4:10 p.m.VCU vs. Indiana TBS
4:45 p.m.Iowa St. vs. Kentucky CBS
5:40 p.m.Colorado vs. Baylor TNT
6:40 p.m.New Mexico vs. Louisville TBS
Basketball, college women
ESPN2 will feature all first-round games beginning at 8 a.m., including Gonzaga vs. Rutgers, which begins at 1:15 p.m.
Basketball, NBA
5 p.m.Chicago at Philadelphia WGN
Boxing
7 p.m. or 10 p.m.* Middleweights, Rodriguez vs. George;

WBC Diamond middleweight title, Martinez vs. Macklin HBO

Golf
6 a.m.European PGA: Open de Andalucia Golf
10 a.m.PGA Tour: Transitions Championship Golf
NoonPGA Tour: Transitions Championship NBC
1 p.m.LPGA: Founders Cup Golf
4:30 p.m.Champions Tour: Toshiba Classic, tape Golf
Hockey
5 p.m.Hockey East Tournament final NBC Sports
7 p.m.WHL: Spokane at Tri-City SWX
7:30 p.m.NHL: Detroit at San Jose NBC Sports
Soccer, MLS
5:30 p.m.Portland at Dallas Root
9 p.m.Toronto at Seattle, tape Root
Tennis, ATP/WTA
11 a.m.BNP Paribas Open, men’s semifinals ABC
Wrestling, college
4:30 p.m.Division I championship matches ESPN

* Time may vary depending on cable/satellite provider.

Sunday’s TV highlights

Auto racing
9:30 a.m.Sprint Cup, Food City 500 Fox 28
Baseball, spring training
10 a.m.Boston vs. Tampa Bay MLB
1 p.m.Seattle vs. Colorado Root
4 p.m.N.Y. Yankees vs. Baltimore (ss) MLB
Basketball, men’s NCAA tournament
9 a.m.All eight third-round games can be found

on CBS, TNT, TBS or truTV

Basketball, women’s NCAA tournament
ESPN2 will feature all 16 first-round games, beginning at 9 a.m.
Basketball, NIT
8 a.m.Second-round game, TBA ESPN
Basketball, NBA
4 p.m.Orlando at Miami ESPN
6:30 p.m.Portland at Oklahoma City ESPN
Golf
6 a.m.European PGA: Open de Andalucia Golf
10 a.m.PGA Tour: Transitions Championship Golf
NoonPGA Tour: Transitions Championship NBC
1 p.m.LPGA: Founders Cup Golf
4:30 p.m.Champions Tour: Toshiba Classic, tape Golf
Hockey, NHL
9:30 a.m.Pittsburgh at Philadelphia NBC
4 p.m.Washington at Chicago NBC Sports
Soccer, MLS
1 p.m.Colorado at Philadelphia NBC Sports
Tennis, ATP/WTA
11 a.m.BNP Paribas Open,

men’s and women’s championship matches ABC

Today’s radio highlights

Baseball, spring training
6:55 p.m.Seattle vs. Oakland 920-AM/1080-AM
Basketball, NCAA men’s tournament
9 a.m.Texas vs. Cincinnati 1510-AM
12:10 p.m.Belmont vs. Georgetown 1510-AM
3:50 p.m.St. Louis vs. Memphis 1510-AM
6:45 p.m.Xavier vs. Notre Dame 1510-AM
Sports talk
3 p.m.Patchin, Lukens and Osso 700-AM/1080-AM

All events subject to change.


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