Today's TV schedule for the Boston sports fan, complete with times and channels. All times ET. As always, click on any team's name for complete schedules, scores, and previews, plus an active community devoted to your team.
Toronto Raptors at Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m., CSN: Boston (27-7) will be looking for its fourth straight win when they host Atlantic Division foe Toronto (12-23) at the TD Garden Friday night. Read more at Raptors HQ and CelticsBlog.
- FCS Championship: Delaware Blue Hens vs. Eastern Washington Eagles, 7 p.m., ESPN2: There is a playoff system in college football, it just exists at the FCS level (formerly Div I-AA). The championship game of those playoffs is Friday night at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, Texas. Delaware, representing the Colonial Athletic Association, will be playing for their second national title since 2003, and the conference's fifth championship in the past eight seasons. The Eagles of Eastern Washington are making their first ever appearance in the FCS title game.
- Cotton Bowl: LSU Tigers vs. Texas A&M Aggies, 8 p.m., FOX: Cult of Les. Get the full preview over at SB Nation -- LSU is a slight favorite -- and read more at our team blogs, And The Valley Shook and I Am The 12th Man.
- Providence Friars at Boston College Eagles, 7:30 p.m., NESN
- Miami (Ohio) Redhawks at Ohio State Buckeyes, 7:30 p.m., CBSCS