Sports TV and radio: Friday's 3/8 log (updated Friday AM with many pairings)

5 a.m.    Baseball: World Classic: Chinese Taipei at Japan (in Tokyo).--



9 a.m.    Exhibition baseball:


vs. N.Y. Mets (d.).--MLB Net.

9:30 a.m.    Basketball: Jan. 1994: Denbigh girls vs. Kecoughtan.--LSC 48

11 a.m.    Basketball:


women’s quarterfinal: Miami vs.

Florida State


11 a.m.    Football: Nov. 1997: Warwick vs. Bethel.-- LSC 48

1 p.m.    Exhibition baseball: St. Louis vs. Washington.--MASN

1 p.m.    Motorsports:


Nationwide Series practice (at Las Vegas).--Speed

2 p.m.    Basketball: State Division 1 finals: girls (Altavista vs. East Rockingham), then boys (West Point vs. Altavista) at 3:45.--Cox 11, WUPV 65

2 p.m.    Basketball: ACC women’s quarterfinal:

N.C. State




2 p.m.    Golf: PGA-

WGC Cadillac Championship

second round ( Miami).--Golf

2 p.m.    Football: 1997 VHSCA East-West all-star game.-- LSC 48

2 p.m.    Tennis:

BNP Paribas

Open early rounds.--Tennis Ch.

2:30 p.m.    Baseball: World Classic: Canada vs. Italy (in Phoenix).--MLB Net.

3 p.m.    Motorsports: NASCAR Sprint Cup practice (at Las Vegas).--Speed

4:30 p.m.    College highlights: Cavalier Sports Weekly (U.Va.).--CSN

4:30 p.m.    Basketball: Jan. 1999: Bethel girls vs. Kecoughtan.-- LSC 48

4:30 p.m.    Motorsports: NASCAR Nationwide Series’ final practice.--Speed

5 p.m.    Lacrosse: Md. Baltimore County at Johns Hopkins.--


5:30 p.m.    Baseball: World Classic: Spain at Puerto Rico (in San Juan).--MLB Net.

6 p.m.    Basketball: ACC women’s quarterfinals:

Wake Forest



, then

Boston College


North Carolina

at 8:15.--CSN-Plus

6 p.m.    Football: Dec. 2001: Phoebus vs. Patrick Henry of Ashland.-- LSC 48

6:30 p.m.    Golf: PGA

Puerto Rico Open

second round (d.).--Golf

6:30 p.m.    Motorsports: NASCAR Sprint Cup: Kobalt Tools 400 qualifying.--Speed

7 p.m.    Basketball: State Group AAA finals: girls (Princess Anne vs. Lake Taylor), then boys (John Marshall vs. Henrico) at 9.-- Cox 11, WUPV 65

7 p.m.    Basketball: Kent State at Akron.--


7 p.m.    Basketball: Ohio Valley semifinal:

Tennessee State

vs. Belmont.--ESPNU

7 p.m.    Basketball: Rutgers at Seton Hall.--MASN2

7:30 p.m.    Hockey: Boston University at Northeastern.--


Sports Net.

7:30 p.m.


: Washington at Brooklyn.--CSN

7:30 p.m.    Hockey: Maine at New Hampshire.--


Sports Net.

8 p.m.    NBA: Atlanta at Boston.--


8 p.m.    Basketball: Feb. 1995: Tabb girls vs. Hampton.-- LSC 48

9 p.m.    Boxing: Junior welterweights: Victor Cayo vs. Emmanuel Taylor.--ESPN2

9 p.m.    Basketball: West Coast quarterfinals: Loyola Marymount vs. Santa Clara, then San Diego vs. Brigham Young at 11:30.--ESPNU

9 p.m.    Baseball: World Classic: Mexico at U.S. (in Phoenix).--MLB Net.

10:30 p.m.    NBA: Houston at

Golden State


11 p.m.    Boxing: Junior middleweights: Hugo Centeno vs. Keandrae Leatherwood.--Showtime

Midnight    Cycling: Paris-Nice stage 5 (d. in France).--NBC Sports Net.

1 a.m.    Exhibition baseball: Arizona vs. L.A.


(d.).--MLB Net.

1:30 a.m.    Basketball: Ohio Valley semifinal:


Murray State


1:30 a.m. Soccer: Australian league: Sydney vs. Central Coast.--Fox Soccer Ch.

Note: (d.) = delayed.


Unfortunately for folks in Newport News and Hampton, there’s no Peninsula District team in the


Group AAA basketball championships. But Cox 11 and WUPV are carrying them, starting at 7 with the all-Eastern Region girls matchup of Lake Taylor and Princess Anne. Then, at 9, the Siegel Center should be rocking with two Richmond teams meeting for the boys title: Henrico (which edged Kecoughtan) and John Marshall (which beat Great Bridge).


3 p.m.    Talk: Coach Merrill.--1490AM, 102.1FM

4 p.m.    Talk: Nick Cattles Show.--94.1FM

TBA p.m.    Talk: Sonny Randle, followed by Mike Tirico, ESPN “Xtra Point,” NFL Minute, Monarch Minute.--94.1FM

6 p.m.    Baseball: Northeastern at Old Dominion.--1310AM

7:15 p.m.    NBA: Washington at Brooklyn.--910AM

7:15 p.m.    Hockey: Hershey at Norfolk.--1490AM, 102.1FM

8:30 p.m.    Baseball: World Classic: Mexico at U.S.--950AM