College Football. Notre Dame at Navy (Channel 9 at noon); N.C. State at Maryland (Channel 7 at noon); Boston College at West Virginia (ESPN at noon); Northwestern at Iowa (ESPN2 at noon); Virginia at Penn State (Channel 7, 3:30); Miami at Tennessee (Channel 9, 3:30); Virginia Tech at Syracuse (ESPN, 3:30); Iowa State at Kansas State (TBS at 7); Mississippi at Georgia (ESPN2 at 7); Michigan at Minnesota (ESPN, 7:45).

Hockey. Philadelphia at Washington (CSN at 7).

NBA Basketball. Washington at Cleveland (Channel 50, 7:30).

Teen Show

It's Academic. Georgetown Day School and George Marshall and Sherwood high schools compete (Channel 4 at 10 a.m.).

Public Affairs

Think Tank With Ben Wattenberg. Richard Rodriguez, author of "Brown: The Last Discovery of America," talks about racial identity (Channel 26 at 11 a.m.).

Novak, Hunt & Shields (CC) interviews Sen.-elect John Sununu (R-N.H.) (CNN, 5:30).

The Beltway Boys. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) discusses Republican control of the Senate (FNC at 6).

To the Contrary With Bonnie Erbe looks at how women fared in the election, plus an interview with the National Organization for Women's Martha Burk (Channel 32, 6:30; repeats tomorrow at 6 a.m. on Channel 26 and Channel 22 at 11:30 a.m.).

Reliable Sources. CNN's Judy Woodruff, Terence Smith of "The NewsHour With Jim Lehrer" and The Washington Post's Dan Balz examine media coverage of the election (CNN, 6:30).

Fox News Watch discusses Jesus on the cover of Popular Mechanics (FNC, 6:30).

Inside Washington With Gordon Peterson. Topics include Iraq and the elections (Channel 9 at 7).

The Capital Gang. Former GOP congressman Vin Weber assesses Minnesota's election results, and CNN's Jamie Florcruz looks at China's national congress meeting (CNN at 7).

Fox Wire With Rita Cosby interviews Sen. Dean Barkley (I-Minn.), who will fill out Paul Wellstone's term, and attorney Johnnie Cochran (FNC at 10).

This Is America With Dennis Wholey. A roundtable discussion on the election includes CNN's Candy Crowley, Linda Chavez of the Center for Equal Opportunity, the Nation's David Corn and columnist Armstrong Williams (Channel 32, 11:30).

Cable Series

Trading Spaces: They Hated It. Three consecutive episodes from past seasons in which the owners, including a Maryland woman, were none too pleased with the makeovers performed on their home (TLC at 8).

Prime-Time Movies

Jurassic Park (1993) (CC) (R). Genetically engineered dinosaurs stomp-stomp-stomp and chomp-chomp-chomp. Three hours (Channel 4 at 8).

Saving Private Ryan (1998). Tom Hanks stars as a WWII Army captain who leads a search-and-rescue mission to save a private from meeting the same fate as his three brothers. Three hours, 20 minutes (Channel 7 at 8).


Touched by an Angel (CC). The angels come to the aid of a trailer-park girl who's living in a fantasy world where she has a wealthy family (Channel 9 at 8).

The District (CC). Noland shoots a man he wrongly thinks is going to rob a convenience store (Channel 9 at 9).

The Agency (CC). A Senate committee questions the relevance of the CIA (Channel 9 at 10).

Late Night

Mad TV (CC). Ja Rule appears in a skit, and a musical performance by Puddle of Mudd (Channel 5 at 11).

Saturday Night Live (CC). Hosted by "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" star Nia Vardalos, with music by Eve (Channel 4, 11:30).

Paige Davis hosts a "Trading Spaces" marathon starting at 8 on TLC, featuring episodes with participants unhappy with their house makeover.