Criminal Minds: A busload of children goes missing on the outskirts of Washington, D.C., Sending Rossi (Joe Mantegna) and the BAU team into action in this new episode. Thomas Gibson, Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J. Cook and Kirsten Vangsness also star (9 p.m. CBS).
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: When detectives investigate reports of sexual abuse at an elite private school, decades of secrets are exposed in this new episode (9 p.m. NBC).
Modern Family: It's Jay's (Ed O'Neill) 65th birthday, and Gloria (Sofia Vergara) has a potent surprise for him. Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet also star (9 p.m. ABC).
Life After Top Chef: Fabio and Jacopo hold a tasting of their new martini line for VIPs, while Richard challenges his chef with a difficult mock service and is supercritical of the results in this new episode (9 p.m. Bravo).
The Houstons: On Our Own: Cissy is disappointed in the less-than-warm welcome she receives from Krissy when she arrives in town, but it isn't totally personal as Krissy is avoiding most family activities to focus on her acting in this new episode (9 p.m. Lifetime). A second new episode follows at 9:30.
Chicago Fire: After a call to a daycare center exposes the firehouse personnel to a makeshift meth lab, everyone is ordered to take a drug test, and an attempt to deep-fry a turkey in a garage leads to disaster in this new episode (10 p.m. NBC).
Top Chef: Seattle: It's Thanksgiving eve, so a Turkey Day meal is at the heart of the elimination challenge in this new episode (10 p.m. Bravo).
21 Jump Street: Two cops (Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum) go under cover as high-schoolers in this 2012 drama (7 p.m. Starz).
College basketball: EA Sports Maui Invitational; fifth-place game (2 p.m. ESPN2); third-place game (4:30 p.m. ESPN2); final (7 p.m. ESPN). NIT season tip-off semifinal: Michigan vs. Pittsburgh (6:30 p.m. ESPN2); North Florida at Florida St. (4 p.m. FSN); Miami (Ohio) at William & Mary (4 p.m. NBCSP); Arkansas-Pine Bluff at San Diego State (7:30 p.m. FS Prime).
Pro basketball: The Clippers visit the Oklahoma City Thunder (4:30 p.m. ESPN and FS Prime).