A look at this week's area sporting events


Today

PRO HOCKEY — Rio Grande Valley @ Wichita 7:05 p.m.

PRO BASKETBALL — Oklahoma City @ Washington 6 p.m.

Sunday

COLLEGE BASKETBALL — Kansas State @ Washington State (W 3 p.m.), Wichita State @ Creighton (M 7:05 p.m., Kansas Now 22).

PRO FOOTBALL — Kansas City @ Cincinnati noon (KWCH, Ch. 12).

Monday

COLLEGE BASKETBALL — Mercer @ Wichita State (W 7:05 p.m.).

PRO BASKETBALL — Phoenix @ Oklahoma City 7 p.m.

Tuesday

COLLEGE BASKETBALL — Albany @ Kansas (M 8 p.m., ESPNU), Wagner @ Kansas State (M 7 p.m., Fox Sports Kansas City), Kansas State @ Washington (W 7 p.m.).

Wednesday

COLLEGE FOOTBALL — Insight Bowl: Kansas vs. Minnesota @ Tempe, Ariz. 4:30 p.m. (NFL Network).

COLLEGE BASKETBALL — Houston @ Kansas (W 2 p.m., KSCW, Ch. 33), Bradley @ Wichita State (M 7:05 p.m.).

PRO HOCKEY — Tulsa @ Wichita 7:05 p.m.

PRO BASKETBALL — Golden State @ Oklahoma City 7 p.m.

Thursday

no area events scheduled.

Friday

COLLEGE BASKETBALL — Bethel @ Metro State (M, exhibition, 7 p.m.), Tabor Classic: Ecclesia vs. Sterling (W 2 p.m.), Sterling vs. Benedictine (M 4 p.m.), Tabor vs. Benedictine (W 6 p.m.), Tabor vs. Central Methodist (M 8 p.m.), Bradley @ Wichita State (W 7:05 p.m.).

PRO HOCKEY — Colorado @ Wichita 7:05 p.m.

PRO BASKETBALL — Denver @ Oklahoma City 7 p.m.

Jan. 3

COLLEGE BASKETBALL — Bethel @ Johnson & Wales (W 5 p.m.), Bethel @ Colorado Mines (M, exhibition, 7 p.m.), Tabor Classic: Sterling vs. Benedictine (W 1 p.m.), Sterling vs. Central Methodist (M 3 p.m.). Tabor vs. Ecclesia (W 5 p.m.), Tabor vs. Benedictine (M 7 p.m.), Tennessee @ Kansas (M 1 p.m., ESPN), Idaho State @ Kansas State (M 1 p.m., Fox Sports Kansas City), Central Arkansas @ Kansas State (W 6 p.m.), Wichita State @ Northern Iowa (M 7:05 p.m., Kansas Now 22).

PRO HOCKEY — Colorado @ Wichita 7:05 p.m.

Jan. 4

COLLEGE BASKETBALL — New Mexico State @ Kansas (W 2 p.m.).

To area administrators: If your school’s events are not listed, we still need your schedule. Please fax it to the Kansan at (316) 283-2471 or e-mail it to mark.schnabel@thekansan.com.

Schedules and TV listings subject to change without notice. TV channel numbers listed are for over-the-air broadcast (including HD virtual channels) unless noted. Cable and satellite channel numbers may differ. Items for the calendar need to be sent to the Kansan at least one week before publication. Schools should submit their athletic schedules to be included. For information, call the Kansan at 283-1500.