AUTO RACING

9 a.m. — Formula One: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice (NBCSN).

12:30 p.m. — NASCAR Sprint Cup: AAA Texas 500 practice (FS1).

2 p.m. — NASCAR Nationwide Series: O’Reilly Parts 300 practice (FS1).

3 p.m. — NASCAR Truck Series: WinStar World Casino 350 pole qualifying (FS1).

4:30 p.m. — NASCAR Sprint Cup: AAA Texas 500 pole qualifying (ESPN2).

7:30 p.m. — NASCAR Nationwide Series: O’Reilly Parts 300 practice (FS2).

8:30 p.m. — NASCAR Truck Series: WinStar World Casino 350 (FS1).

BASKETBALL

7 p.m. — NBA: Cleveland at Charlotte (FSOhio; WTAM 1100-AM).

8 p.m. — NBA: Miami at Brooklyn (ESPN).

10:30 p.m. — NBA: San Antonio at L.A. Lakers (ESPN).

FIELD HOCKEY

3 p.m. — College: Ohio State at Northwestern (BTN).

FOOTBALL

3:30 p.m. — Ohio High School Kickoff Show (STO).

6:05 p.m. — Countdown to Kickoff (WQKT 104.5-FM).

6:45 p.m. — High school: Norton at Kent Roosvelt ­(WHLO-640-AM).

6:45 p.m. — High school: Tuslaw vs. Fairless (ESPN 990-AM).

7 p.m. — High school: Walsh Jesuit at Archbishop Hoban (WAKR 1590-AM).

7:30 p.m. — High school: Norwayne at Northwestern (WQKT 104.5-FM).

9 p.m. — College: Southern Cal at Oregon State (ESPN2).

11 p.m. — High school: Wadsworth at Nordonia (taped TWCS-311/1311HD).

Midnight— CFL: Montreal at Toronto (taped NBCSN).

On deck

Basketball (college men) — (Exh.) Bluffton at Akron, 7 p.m.

Horse racing — Thistledown, 12:55 p.m.

Trivia

Today’s question — In the 1984 NBA Draft, who was picked third, behind Hakeem Olajuwon and the now obscure Sam Bowie?

Thursday’s question — In 1979, what future star was playing for the team that beat Darryl Strawberry and Crenshaw High to win the Los Angeles high school baseball championship game?

Thursday’s answer — John Elway.

Source — Online Sports Trivia.