Things to do
The Buffalo Sabres play the Carolina Hurricanes in a preseason game in Marine Midland Arena tonight at 7:30.
The University at Buffalo hosts West Chester in college football today at 1:30 at UB Stadium.
The first-place Buffalo Gladiators (9-1) host the Batavia Bandits (5-3) at 3 p.m. today at Lackawanna High School in a New York Football League playoff game. In the International Football League, the first-place Lockport Invaders (8-1) host the Rochester Renegades (1-6) at 7 tonight at Outwater Park.
Lancaster Speedway will cap its racing season with its annual U.S. Open weekend. Heats start at 6:30 p.m. and 25-lap Strictly Stock and Midget races cap the evening. Sunday, the New York State Modified Series joins the card. Non-qualifier races start at noon; modified heats are at 1 p.m. with all features to follow.
Things to view
Coverage of the Ryder Cup, which matches teams of golfers from the United States and Europe, starts today at noon and Sunday at 8 a.m. on Channel 2.
The Bills are off this week, so Buffalo fans are going to make do with some less than glittering games Sunday to satisfy their football cravings. Among the top games are the Green Bay Packers at the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. on Channel 29 and the Philadelphia Eagles at the Minnesota Vikings at 8 p.m. on TNT.
There is no let-up in sight for foundering Notre Dame, which faces Michigan today at 3:30 p.m. on Channel 7.
11:05 AM TBS Track and Field: IAAF Grand Prix. From Japan. 6205602
Noon 2 Golf: Ryder Cup Matches, Day 2, Better-ball and alternate shot matches, from Costa del Sol, Spain.
Noon 7 College Football: Ohio State at Missouri. 489089
Noon MSG College Football: Delaware at Northeastern. 960485
Noon EMP College Football: Colgate at Cornell. 560973
12:30 PM 49 College Football: South Carolina at Mississippi State. 3755008
12:30 PM ESPN College Football: Northwestern at Purdue. 703008
12:30 PM ESPN2 College Football: Illinois at Iowa. 1419824
1 PM 29 Baseball: New York Yankees at Detroit Tigers.