All times Eastern.
7:30, ESPN2: The Providence Friars, a surprisingly good team under first-year coach Keno Davis, take a field trip to Freedom Hall for a Big East battle with Louisville.
9:30, ESPN2: Cowboys head coach Travis Ford is hoping that no courtside microphones capture his instructions to his team. On the other sideline, Raiders head coach Pat Knight hopes he doesn't have to charge after referees.
4 p.m., Versus: The Tour of California continues, this time cycling through stage 4 from Merced to Clovis, Calif.
8 p.m., ESPN: Superman Dwight Howard won't be wearing his cape, but Chris Paul, not Nate Robinson, may prove to be his kryptonite in New Orleans.
10:30 p.m., ESPN: The biggest news in Los Angeles right now is whether or not teh Lakers will add another body before the NBA's trade deadline. Meanwhile, on the court, the Lakers should breeze past the hapless Warriors inthe Bay Area.