Los Angeles' first marathon will get extensive live coverage Sunday on KCOP Channel 13. Beginning with a pre-race program at 8:30 a.m., the station will follow the marathon from its start at 9 a.m. continuously until noon. The winner is expected to cross the finish line about 11:15 a.m.
Another first arrives Sunday--the first pre-season Dodger telecast on KTTV Channel 11. The Dodgers will be playing the Houston Astros, with Fernando Valenzuela pitching and the first-string broadcasting team of Vin Scully, Ross Porter and Jerry Doggett calling the action. Game time is 10:30 a.m.
There'll be more about the Dodgers at 8:30 Sunday night when Channel 11 profiles manager Tommy Lasorda.
Here are other weekend sports telecasts.
Tennis: U.S. Women's Indoor Championships, 9 a.m. (2)(8).
College Basketball: ACC tournament semifinals, 10:30 a.m. ESPN . . . SEC tournament final, 11:30 a.m. (4)(36)(39) . . . UCLA vs. Oregon, 1 p.m. (2)(8) . . . PCAA men's tournament final, 2 p.m. (56) . . . USC vs. Oregon State, 3 p.m. (2)(51) . . . Big East tournament final, 4 p.m. ESPN . . . WAC tournament final, 6 p.m. ESPN.
Golf: Doral Eastern Open, 11 a.m. (2) . . . Women's Kemper Open, 1:30 p.m. (4)(36)(39).