Sports Planner for Thursday


Indianapolis Colts

Monday vs. Steelers, 8:15 p.m. (ESPN)

Dec. 4 at Cowboys, 8:20 p.m. (NBC)

Dec. 17 or 18 at Vikings, TBA (TBA)

Indiana University football

Saturday vs. Purdue, 3:30 p.m. (BTN)

Purdue football

Saturday at Indiana, 3:30 p.m. (BTN)

Notre Dame football

Saturday at Southern Cal, 7:30 p.m. (ABC)

Indiana Pacers

Friday vs. Nets, 8 p.m. (Bally Sports Indiana)

Sunday at Clippers, 4 p.m. (Bally Sports Indiana)

Monday at Lakers, 10:30 p.m. (Bally Sports Indiana)

Indiana men’s basketball

Friday vs. Jackson State, 12:30 p.m. (BTN)

Wednesday vs. North Carolina, 9:15 p.m. (ESPN)

Dec. 3 at Rutgers, 4 p.m. (BTN)

Purdue men’s basketball

Today vs. West Virginia, at Portland, 10 p.m. (ESPN)

Friday vs. Gonzaga or Portland State, 9 or 11:30 p.m. (TBA)

Sunday vs. TBA, at Portland, TBA (TBA)


Men’s college basketball

Battle 4 Atlantis: Semifinal, 11 a.m. (ESPN)

ESPN Events Invitational: Florida State vs. Siena, 11 a.m. (ESPN2)

Phil Knight Invitational: North Carolina vs. Portland, 1 p.m. (ESPN)

ESPN Events Invitational: Mississippi vs. Stanford, 1:30 p.m. (ESPNU)

Phil Knight Invitational: Duke vs. Oregon State, 3 p.m. (ESPN)

Phil Knight Invitational: Iowa St. vs. Villanova, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN2)

ESPN Events Invitational: Oklahoma vs. Nebraska, 5 p.m. (ESPN)

Phil Knight Invitational: Florida vs. Xavier, 5:30 p.m. (ESPN2)

Phil Knight Invitational: UConn vs. Oregon, 8 p.m. (ESPN2)

Phil Knight Invitational: Purdue vs. West Virginia, 10 p.m. (ESPN2)

Wooden Legacy: Third-Place Game, 10 p.m. (ESPNU)

Phil Knight Invitational: Alabama vs. Michigan State, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN2)

Phil Knight Invitational: Portland State vs. Gonzaga, 12:30 a.m. Friday (ESPN2)

Women’s college basketball

North Carolina at Oregon, 5 p.m. (ESPNU)

Michigan State at Iowa State, 7:30 p.m. (ESPNU)

College football

Mississippi State at Mississippi, 7 p.m. (ESPN)


DP World Tour: The Joburg Open, 5 a.m. today and 5 a.m. Friday (Golf Channel)

LEPGA Tour: The Spanish Women’s Open, 10 a.m. (Golf Channel)

DP World Tour: The Fortinet Australian PGA Championship, 9:30 p.m. (Golf Channel)

Horse racing

NYRA: America’s Day at the Races, 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (FS2) and Noon (FS1)


Bills at Lions, 12:30 p.m. (CBS)

Giants at Cowboys, 4:30 p.m. (Fox)

Patriots at Vikings, 8:15 p.m. (NBC)

Men’s soccer

FIFA World Cup Group Stage: Switzerland vs. Cameroon, Group G, 5 a.m. (FS1)

FIFA World Cup Group Stage: Uruguay vs. South Korea, Group H, 8 a.m. (FS1)

FIFA World Cup Group Stage: Portugal vs. Ghana, Group H, 11 a.m. (FOX)

FIFA World Cup Group Stage: Brazil vs. Serbia, Group G, 2 p.m. (FOX)

FIFA World Cup Group Stage: Wales vs. Iran, Group B, 5 a.m. Friday (FS1)


Davis Cup Quarterfinal: United States vs. Italy, 6 a.m. (Tennis)

Davis Cup Quarterfinal: Canada vs. Germany, 10 a.m. (Tennis)