Game On! Live Sports Thread 12/21/13

Bowl season begins to head this Saturday [Live Sports Thread]

12/21/13 in NCAAF   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Blog Photo - Game On! Live Sports Thread 12/21/13Good morning and happy Saturday. It's the first day of winter, but temperatures today in DC are expected to reach the mid-60s. Go figure. Today is also the first day of bowl season, which includes the infamous Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on the blue turf in Boise. There's also a full day of hoops and hockey, but hey, today really seems to be a day to go outside.

Here is today’s schedule. All times are eastern and are pm unless otherwise indicated. Personal picks are in bold.
 
NCAAF:
 
12:00 – Division II Championship: Lenoir-Rhyne vs. Northwest Missouri State – ESPN2
2:00 – Division I FCS Semifinal: Towson at Eastern Washington – ESPNU
2:00 – New Mexico Bowl: Washington State vs. Colorado State – ESPN
3:30 – Las Vegas Bowl: (20) Fresno State vs. (25) USC – ABC
5:30 – Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Buffalo vs. San Diego State – ESPN
9:00 – New Orleans Bowl: Tulane vs. LA Lafayette – ESPN
 
NBA:
 
12:00 – Grizzlies at Knicks
1:00 – Wizards at Celtics
7:00 – Kings at Magic
7:30 – Jazz at Bobcats
7:30 – Rockets at Pistons
8:00 – Cavaliers at Bulls – NBATV
8:30 – 76ers at Bucks
8:30 – Thunder at Spurs
9:00 – Mavericks at Suns
10:00 – Pelicans at Blazers
10:30 – Lakers at Warriors
10:30 – Nuggets at Clippers – NBATV
 
NHL:
 

1:00 – Calgary at Pittsburgh
2:00 – Phoenix at Ottawa
4:00 – Colorado at Los Angeles – NHLN
7:00 – Buffalo at Boston
7:00 – Anaheim at N.Y. Islanders
7:00 – New Jersey at Washington
7:00 – Philadelphia at Columbus
7:00 – Montreal at Nashville
10:00 – St. Louis at Edmonton
10:30 – Dallas at San Jose
 
NCAABB:
 
12:00 – Georgetown at (18) Kansas – ESPN
12:00 – Belmont at (19) Kentucky – ESPNU
2:00 – (22) UMass vs. Florida State
2:00 – Youngstown State at St. John’s – Fox Sports 1
3:00 – James Madison vs. Hampton – NBCSN
3:30 – (21) Gonzaga vs. Kansas State – ESPN2
4:00 – (5) Michigan State at Texas – CBS
4:00 – Rider at (8) Villanova – Fox Sports 1
4:30 – Fresno State vs. (16) Florida
5:00 – Davidson at (15) North Carolina – ESPNU
5:30 – Illinois vs. (23) Missouri – ESPN2
5:30 – VCU vs. Virginia Tech – NBCSN
6:00 – (6) Louisville at FIU
7:00 – Oklahoma vs. Texas A&M – ESPNU
7:30 – Notre Dame vs. (3) Ohio State – ESPN2
8:00 – SE Missouri State at (15) Memphis – ESPN3
9:00 – Marquette vs. New Mexico – ESPNU
10:00 – McNeese State at (24) San Diego State
10:30 – BYU at (13) Oregon – Pac-12 Network
11:30 – (7) Oklahoma State vs. (20) Colorado – ESPN2
 
Soccer:
 
Complete – BPL: Liverpool 3, Cardiff City 1 – NBCSN
In progress – BPL: Crystal Palace vs. Newcastle United
In progress – BPL: Fulham vs. Manchester City – NBCSN
In progress – BPL: Manchester United vs. West Ham United
In progress – BPL: Stoke City vs. Aston Villa
In progress – BPL: Sunderland vs. Norwich City
In progress – BPL: West Brom vs. Hull City
In progress – La Liga: Villarreal vs. Sevilla FC
12:00 – La Liga: Real Betis vs. Almeria
12:00 – Serie A: Livorno vs. Udinese – beIN Sport
2:00 – La Liga: Atletico Madrid vs. Levante
2:45 – Serie A: Cagliari vs. Napoli – beIN Sport
4:00 – La Liga: Granada vs. Real Sociedad
 
Volleyball:
 
9:30 – Women’s NCAA Championship: Wisconsin vs. Penn State – ESPN2
 
Q it up all day today with whatever you’re watching.
 
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12/21/13   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Scott wrote:
A day off from the world of retail with heavy rain and then possible snow in the forecast.  

A perfect day for this sports junkie to stay inside and watch college football as my kickoff, Illinois/Missouri bragging rights game as the main event and Blues/Oilers for a nightcap

My East Coast bias and DC bubble mentality kicks in again!

12/21/13   |   Scott   |   54671 respect

A day off from the world of retail with heavy rain and then possible snow in the forecast.  

A perfect day for this sports junkie to stay inside and watch college football as my kickoff, Illinois/Missouri bragging rights game as the main event and Blues/Oilers for a nightcap

12/21/13   |   Jess   |   35116 respect

Go Cougs!! Holy wow I can't even believe it. And I'll be on the road, so I'm gonna miss it. Boo. I'll wear my Wazzu shirt with pride and cheer them fro afar afar.