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today’s highlights


Auto Racing NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Bank of America 500, 6:30 p.m.,

790 AM; 7:30 p.m., WVEC, 101.7 FM


Football Boston

College at Florida State, noon,


* Maryland at Clemson, noon, WGNT

* Minnesota at Purdue, noon, ESPN2

* Missouri at Texas A&M, noon, CSN

* Pittsburgh at Syracuse, noon, MASN

* Vanderbilt at Georgia, 12:30 p.m., WSKY

* Norfolk State at Hampton, 12:45 p.m., 102.1 FM

* Wake Forest at Virginia Tech, 2 p.m., 790 AM, ESPNU

* Western Michigan at Notre Dame,

2:30 p.m., WAVY

* SMU at Navy, 2:35 p.m., 1490 AM

* New Hampshire at JMU, 3 p.m., 1310 AM

* Texas at Nebraska, 3:30 p.m., WVEC

* Iowa at Michigan, 3:30 p.m., ESPN

* Arkansas at Auburn, 3:30 p.m., WTKR

* BYU at TCU, 4 p.m., VERSUS

* Idaho at Louisiana Tech, 4 p.m., MASN

* North Carolina at Virginia, 5 p.m., 850 AM

* South Carolina at Kentucky, 6 p.m., ESPN2

* Ohio State at Wisconsin, 7 p.m., ESPN

* Arizona at Washington State, 7:30 p.m., VERSUS

* Liberty at VMI, 7:30 p.m., MASN

* Mississippi at Alabama, 9 p.m., ESPN2

* Oregon St. at Washington, 10:15 p.m., ESPN

Golf European PGA Tour, Portugal Masters, third round, 10 a.m.,


* Nationwide Tour, Miccosukee Championship, third round,

1:30 p.m., TGC

* PGA Tour, Frys.com Open, third round, 4 p.m., TGC

* LPGA Challenge, third round, 7:30 p.m., TGC

Hockey Admirals vs. Worcester, 7 p.m., 102.1 FM/1490 AM

* Washington at Nashville, 8 p.m., CSN

Horse racing NTRA, LIVE: Nearctic Stakes, E.P. Taylor Stakes,

and Canadian International, 4 p.m., ESPN2

* Emirates Champion Stakes, 4 p.m., ESPN2*

MLB ALCS, Game 2, N.Y. Yankees at Texas, 3 p.m., 94.1 FM; 4

p.m., TBS

* NLCS, Game 1, San Francisco at Philadelphia, 7 p.m., 94.1 FM;

7:30 p.m., WVBT

Motorsports MotoGP World Championship, Australian Grand Prix, 1

a.m., SPEED

Soccer Premier League, West Bromwich at Manchester United, 9:55

a.m., ESPN2

* MLS, D.C. United at Chicago, 4 p.m., CSN

Around town


football Norfolk State at Hampton, 1


Men’s soccer ODU vs. Towson, 7 p.m.

AHL Admirals vs. Worcester, 7:15 p.m.

Sunday’s highlights


Extreme Sports Dew Tour Championships, 4 p.m., WAVY

Golf European PGA Tour, Portugal Masters, final round, 10 a.m.,


* Nationwide Tour, Miccosukee Championship, final round, 1:30

p.m., TGC

* PGA Tour, Frys.com Open, final round, 4 p.m., TGC

* LPGA Challenge, final round, 7:30 p.m., TGC

MLB NLCS, Game 2, San Francisco at Philadelphia, 7:15 p.m., 94.1

FM; 8 p.m., WVBT

Motorsports MotoGP Moto2, Australian Grand Prix, 1 p.m.,


NFL Baltimore at New England, 1 p.m., 94.1 FM

* Cleveland at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m., WTKR

* Atlanta at Philadelphia, 1 p.m., WVBT

* Dallas at Minnesota, 4 p.m., WVBT, 94.1 FM

* Indianapolis at Washington, 5 p.m., 102.1 FM/1490 AM; 8:15

p.m., WAVY

Sports Report Tidewater Amateur Sports TV, 12:30 p.m., WSKY

Around town

Field hockey ODU vs. Duke, 1 p.m.

Women’s soccer ODU vs. Hofstra, 1 p.m.

Volleyball Norfolk State vs. Bethune-Cookman, 3 p.m.


In 2003, Aaron Boone hits a pennant-winning homer leading off

the bottom of the 11th in New York’s 6-5 win over Boston in Game 7

of the ALCS.

In 1999, fourth-ranked Virginia Tech hangs a record-setting 62-0

loss on No. 16 Syracuse. It’s the worst shutout loss by a ranked

team in the history of The Associated Press poll. Our Sports blog

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