All times Central


PRO FOOTBALL Oakland @ Kansas City noon (KWCH, ch. 12).

Merry Christmas

COLLEGE BASKETBALL Kansas State @ Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic, Honolulu (M TBA).

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

PRO BASKETBALL Orlando @ Oklahoma City 7 p.m. (ESPN).


PRO BASKETBALL Oklahoma City @ Minnesota 7 p.m. (Fox Sports Kansas City).


No area events scheduled.


COLLEGE BASKETBALL Sam Houston State @ Kansas (W 7 p.m.), Wichita State @ Bradley (M 7 p.m., Kansas 22).

PRO HOCKEY Missouri @ Wichita 7:05 p.m.

PRO INDOOR SOCCER Wichita @ Missouri 7:35 p.m.

PRO BASKETBALL Oklahoma City @ Memphis 7 p.m. (NBA TV).


COLLEGE BASKETBALL Howard @ Kansas (M 7 p.m., TV TBA), Kansas State @ Marist (W 6 p.m.), Wichita State @ Northern Iowa (W 7 p.m.).

PRO BASKETBALL Dallas @ Oklahoma City 7 p.m. (TNT).


COLLEGE BASKETBALL Bethel Classic (M) (Friends vs. Missouri Valley 5 p.m., Bethel vs. Central Methodist 7 p.m.), Tabor Classic (Sterling vs. Baker W 2 p.m., Sterling vs. Mid-America Nazarene M 4 p.m., Iowa Wesleyan vs. Tabor W 6 p.m., Concordia (Neb.) vs. Tabor M 8 p.m.).

PRO HOCKEY Texas @ Wichita 7:05 p.m.

PRO SOCCER Missouri @ Wichita 7:35 p.m.

Dec. 31

COLLEGE BASKETBALL Bethel Classic (M) (Friends vs. Central Methodist 1 p.m., Bethel vs. Missouri Valley 3 p.m.), North Dakota @ Kansas (M 3 p.m., ESPNU), Howard @ Kansas State (M 1 p.m., Fox Sports Kansas City), Creighton @ Wichita State (M 5 p.m., ESPNU), Wichita State @ Bradley (W 2 p.m.), Tabor Classic (Sterling vs. Iowa Wesleyan W 1 p.m., Sterling vs. Concordia (Neb.) M 3 p.m., Baker vs. Tabor W 5 p.m., Mid-America Nazarene vs. Tabor M 7 p.m.).

PRO FOOTBALL Oakland @ Kansas City noon (KWCH, ch. 12).

PRO HOCKEY Wichita @ Evansville 7:15 p.m.

PRO BASKETBALL Phoenix @ Oklahoma City 7 p.m. (Fox Sports Kansas City).

Happy New Year

No area events scheduled.

To area administrators: If your schools events are not listed, we still need your schedule. Please fax it to the Kansan at (316) 283-2471 or e-mail it to

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.