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|SAN ANTONIO 8 pm ESPN||NEW YORK 7 pm FSN||at Memphis 5 pm Ch. 29||at Cleveland 6 pm FSN|
|VANC. 7 pm FSN||NASHVILLE 7 pm FSN||at Calgary 8 pm FSN PLUS||at Vanc. 9 pm FSN|
|GOPHERS MEN'S BASKETBALL 612-624-8080|
|at Mich. St. 6 pm BTN||ILLINOIS 5 pm BTN|
|GOPHERS WOMEN'S BASKETBALL 612-624-8080|
|IOWA 7:30 pm BTN||at Illinois 1 pm BTN|
|GOPHERS MEN'S HOCKEY 612-624-8080|
|at SCSU 7:30 pm FSN PLUS||at SCSU 7 pm FSN PLUS|
Men's golf: Friday-SaturdayBig Ten Matchplay at Bradenton, Fla.
Men's gymnastics: Thursday, Saturdayat Winter Cup, Las Vegas
Fridayat Iowa, 7 p.m.
Women's gymnastics: Saturdayvs. Illinois, 4 p.m.
Women's hockey: Fridayat Ohio State, 6:07 p.m.
Saturdayat Ohio State, 12:07 p.m.
Softball: Saturdayvs. DePaul (1:15 p.m.) and Texas Tech (5:45 p.m.) at Las Vegas
Sundayvs. Louisville (12:15 p.m.) and UNLV (3:30 p.m.) at Las Vegas
Men's and women's swimming and diving: Friday-SaturdayMinnesota Challenge (6 p.m. Friday; noon Saturday)
Men's tennis: Fridayvs. Louisville, 6 p.m.
Saturdayvs. Boise State, 3 p.m.
Women's tennis: Saturdayat Oklahoma State, 1 p.m.
Sundayat Oklahoma, noon
Men's track and field: Friday-Saturdayat Washington Husky Invitational, Seattle; at Wis.-River Falls Invitational; at Iowa State Classic, Ames, Iowa; at SPIRE DI Challenge, Geneva, Ohio
Women's track and field: Fridayat St. Thomas Invitational
Friday-Saturdayat Iowa State Classic, Ames, Iowa
Wrestling: Sundayat Wisconsin, 1 p.m.
NLL lacrosse: Fridayvs. Toronto, 7:30 p.m.
Basketball TIME TV RADIO
on the air wednesday
College men:Baylor at Oklahoma State 6 p.m. ESPN
College men:Marquette at South Florida 6 p.m. ESPN2
College men:Gophers at Michigan St. 6 p.m. BTN 1500-AM
College men:Connecticut at St. John's 6 p.m. ESPNU
College men:St. Louis at Fordham 7 p.m. CBSSN
NBA:San Antonio at Timberwolves 8 p.m. ESPN 830-AM
College men:Iowa at Wisconsin 8 p.m. BTN
College men:Kansas at TCU 8 p.m. ESPNU
College men:Colorado St. at Nevada 9 p.m. CBSSN HOCKEY
NHL:Boston at Montreal 6:30 p.m. NBCSN Soccer
International men:Germany vs. France 1:55 p.m. ESPN2
World Cup qualifier: Jamaica vs. Mexico 8:30 p.m. ESPN2
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