in game five of the National League Division Series at Dodger Stadium on October 20, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

Friday’s Viewing Picks

Hamburger vs Eintracht Frankfurt — Fox Soccer Plus, 2:20 p.m.

College Basketball
Kentucky Blue-White Scrimmage — SEC Network, 7 p.m.

Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Media Day Special — Pac-12 Networks, 1 p.m.
College Basketball Live: Pac-12 Media Days — ESPNU, 3 p.m.

College Football
South Florida at Temple — ESPN, 7 p.m.
Penn at Yale — NBCSN, 7 p.m.
Oregon at Cal — ESPN, 10:30 p.m.
San Jose State at San Diego State — ESPN2, 10:30 p.m.

B1G Football & Beyond — Big Ten Network, noon
College Football Live — ESPN, 1:30 p.m.
CFB Daily — ESPNU, 4 p.m.
This Week in SEC Football — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m.
Lemming Report — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m.
College Football Scoreboard — ESPN, 10 p.m.

College Hockey
Vermont at Nebraska-Omaha — NESN, 8 p.m.
St. Cl0ud State at Minnesota — Fox College Sports Atlantic/Fox Sports North, 9 p.m.

College Soccer
Duke vs. Notre Dame — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m.
Clemson vs. Syracuse — ESPNU, 7 p.m.

Oklahoma vs. Kansas — Fox College Sports Pacific/Fox Sports Oklahoma, 8 p.m.
Texas vs. Texas Tech — Longhorn Network, 8 p.m.

College Volleyball
Minnesota at Iowa — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m.
Oregon State at Colorado — Pac-12 Oregon/Pac-12 Mountain, 8 p.m.
Wisconsin at Nebraska — Big Ten Network, 9 p.m.
Washington State at Arizona — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Washington/Pac-12 Arizona, 9 p.m.
Cal at USC — Pac-12 Bay Area/Pac-12 Los Angeles, 9 p.m.
Oregon at Utah — Pac-12 Oregon/Pac-12 Mountain, 9 p.m.
Stanford at UCLA — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Bay Area/Pac-12 Los Angeles, 11 p.m.
Washington at Arizona State — Pac-12 Washington/Pac-12 Arizona, 11 p.m.

English Football Championship
Burton Albion vs. Birmingham City — beIN Sports, 4:45 p.m. (same day coverage)

Formula 1
United States Grand Prix, Circuit of the Americas, Austin, TX
Practice — NBCSN, 11 a.m.
Practice 2 — NBCSN, 3 p.m.

European Tour
Portugal Masters, Victoria Golf Club, Vilamoura, Portugal

2nd Round — Golf Channel, 6:30 a.m.
2nd Round — Golf Channel, 10 a.m.

PGA Tour
CIMB Classic, TPC Kuala Lumpur (West Course), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

3rd Round — Golf Channel, 11 p.m.

Blue Bay LPGA, Jian Lake Blue Bay Golf Course, Hainan Island, Communist China

3rd Round — Golf Channel, 3 a.m. (Saturday)

Mixed Martial Arts
Bellator 162, FedEx Forum, Memphis, TN

Kendall Grove vs. Alexander Shlemenko — Spike, 9 p.m.

Lion Fight 32, Tropicana Casino Hotel Resort, Las Vegas, NV
Super Welterweight Title Fight

Malaipet Sasiprapa vs. Ky Hollenbeck — AXS TV, 10 p.m.

UFC Reloaded: UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux — FS1, 7 p.m.
Hard Knocks MMA Fighting — beIN Sports, 9 p.m.
UFC Classic: Classic Upsets — FS1, 10 p.m.

The Rundown — MLB Network, 2 p.m.
MLB Now — MLB Network, 4 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 6 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 11 p.m.

Camping World Truck Series
Fred’s 250, Talladega Superspeedway, Lincoln, AL

Practice — FS1, 1 p.m.
Final Practice — FS1, 3 p.m.

Sprint Cup Series: Chase for the Sprint Cup, Round of 12
Alabama 500, Talladega Superspeedway, Lincoln, AL

Practice — NBCSN, 2 p.m.
Final Practice — NBCSN, 4:30 p.m.

NASCAR America — NBCSN, 5:30 p.m.

NBA Preseason
Charlotte at Minnesota — NBA TV, 8 p.m.
Portland at Golden State — NBA TV, 10:30 p.m.

The Starters: Season Preview, Part 9 — NBA TV, 5:30 p.m.
Open Court: 2016-17 Season Preview — NBA TV, 6 p.m.

Good Morning Football — NFL Network, 7 a.m.
NFL Insiders — ESPN, 2 p.m.
NFL Live — ESPN, 3 p.m.
NFL Network Up to the Minute — NFL Network, 4 p.m.
NFL Fantasy Live — NFL Network, 5 p.m.
Fantasy and Friends — NFL Network, 6 p.m.
Top 10: Quarterbacks — NFL Network, 8 p.m.
Brett Favre: A Football Life — NFL Network, 9 p.m.

Arizona at New York Islanders — Fox Sports Arizona/MSG Plus, 7 p.m.
Chicago at Columbus — Comcast SportsNet Chicago/Fox Sports Ohio, 7 p.m.
Nashville at Detroit — NHL Network/Sportsnet 360/TVA Sports/Fox Sports Nashville/Fox Sports Tennessee, 7:30 p.m.

Hockey Cetnral @ noon — Sportsnet/NHL Network, noon
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.
On the Fly — NHL Network, 10:30 p.m.

FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup
3rd Place Game, Amman International Stadium, Amman, Jordan

Venezuela vs. Spain — FS2/NBC Universo, 9:55 a.m.

Final, Amman International Stadium, Amman, Jordan
Democratic Republic of Korea vs. Japan — FS2/NBC Universo, 12:55 p.m.

FIFA Football — beIN Sports, 12:30 p.m.
Total Italian Football — beIN Sports, 1 p.m.
The Keys & Gray Show — beIN Sports, 1:30 p.m.
Football Focus — BBC World News, 4:30 p.m.
ESPN FC — ESPNews, 6 p.m.
The Express — beIN Sports, 7 p.m.
The Locker Room — beIN Sports, 7:30 p.m.

Sports Talk
Boomer & Carton — CBS Sports Network, 6 a.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 6:45 a.m.
SportsCenter:AM — ESPN, 7 a.m.
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 8:30 a.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 8:45 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Audience (AT&T U-Verse/DirecTV)/NBCSN, 9 a.m.
SportsCenter: Face to Face With Hannah Storm — ESPN, 10 a.m.
The Dan Le Batard Show With Stugotz — ESPNU, 10 a.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 11:45 a.m.
The Rich Eisen Show — Audience (AT&T U-Verse/DirecTV)/Root Sports (Northwest/Pittsburgh/Rocky Mountain/Southwest), noon
BYU Sports Nation — BYUtv, noon
His & Hers (The Final Days) — ESPN2, noon
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 1 p.m.
Russillo and Kanell — ESPNews, 1 p.m.
The Doug Gottlieb Show — CBS Sports Network, 3 p.m.
The Paul Finebaum Show — SEC Network, 3 p.m.
SportsNation — ESPN, 4 p.m.
Highly Questionable — ESPN, 4:30 p.m.
Around the Horn — ESPN, 5 p.m.
BTN Live — Big Ten Network, 5 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption — ESPN, 5:30 p.m.
Time to Schein — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
SEC Now — SEC Network, 9 p.m.
30 for 30: The Youngstown Boys — ESPNU, 10 p.m.
Fox Sports Live With Jay and Dan — FS1, 11 p.m.
TMZ Sports — FS1, 11:30 p.m.
Contacto Deportivo — Univision, midnight

Center Court: Kremlin Cup (WTA)/Luxembourg Open (WTA)/Stockholm Open (ATP) — Tennis Channel, 6 a.m.
Tennis Channel Live — Tennis Channel Live, 4:30 p.m.

Ken Fang

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