MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 8 a.m., FS1 - St. John's vs. Tulane, at Brooklyn, N.Y. 10 a.m., ESPNU - Long Beach St. at Syracuse 10 a.m., FS1 - Morgan St. at Marquette 11 a.m., FSN - Texas Southern at Kansas St. Noon, FS1 - Fla.
ANCHORAGE - An Anchorage nonprofit that helps people with disabilities has been contending with thefts and vandalism during the Christmas season.
1944 - Maurice Richard has five goals and three assists to lead the Montreal Canadiens to a 9-1 rout of the Detroit Red Wings.
FAIRBANKS - The University of Alaska Fairbanks is appealing NCAA postseason bans for its women's basketball and women's swimming teams. The two sports were among the teams that received a postseason ban as part of penalties for NCAA infractions.
1908 - Jack Johnson becomes the first black man to win the world heavyweight boxing title, with a 14th-round knockout of Tommy Burns in Sydney, Australia.
FAIRBANKS - A working group will be created in the Fairbanks North Star Borough to guide development of local rules governing commercial marijuana enterprises.
ANCHORAGE - An audit of the Alaska Department of Corrections has identified systemic problems, including an inadequate mechanism for reviewing inmate deaths and factors that could affect the quality of health of those incarcerated.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL 9 a.m., ESPN - Heart of Dallas Bowl, Illinois vs. Louisiana Tech 12:30 p.m., ESPN - Quick Lane Bowl, Rutgers vs. North Carolina, at Detroit 4 p.m., ESPN - St. Petersburg (Fla.) Bowl, NC State vs. UCF SOCCER 3:40 a.m.
ANCHORAGE - The city of Anchorage will negotiate with Eklutna Corp. for 34 acres that could be used for police training grounds, including firing ranges.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL 8 a.m., ESPN - Bahamas Bowl, Cent. Michigan vs. W. Kentucky, at Nassau 4 p.m., ESPN - Hawaii Bowl, Fresno St. vs.
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