Saturday TV: Super Bowl Gospel

NFLGospelThe 20th Annual Super Bowl Gospel Celebration (BET, 8 and 9 p.m.) will feature such gospel stars as Kirk Franklin, the Winans, Koryn Hawthorne nd Tasha Cobbs Leonard. But the big star will be the 60-voice choir of former NFL players that also features a couple of current ones — Denver’s Max Garcia and Austin Carr of New Orleans — who perform in the bowl city each year under the direction of Myron Butler. This year, it’s at Atlanta Symphony Hall.

Also celebrating Super Bowl-dominated weekend is the First Annual Cat Bowl (Hallmark, 10 p.m.) in anticipation of Sunday’s Kitten Bowl, and Puppy Bowl Presents: The Dog Bowl II (Animal Planet, 8 p.m.), featuring older rescue dogs.

More pertinent to the sport itself is the Eighth Annual NFL Honors (CBS, 9 p.m.), citing the best from the closing season.

It gets a prime time broadcast berth alongside all the other sports on TV tonight — Tampa Bay at Rangers (NBC, 8 p.m.) in hockey, and Lakers at Golden State (ABC, 8:30 p.m.) in the NBA.

The multichannel “Planet Earth: Dynasties” (AMC, BBC America, IFC, Sundance, 9 p.m.) looks at tigers.

The story inspired by the 1994 death of a high school student in Northern California “Death of a Cheerleader” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.) stars Aubrey Peeples as the outcast and Sarah Dugdale as the mean girl. And Kellie Martin, one of the stars of a previous TV movie on the case, “A Friend to Die For,” returns, this time as an FBI agent.

In another made-for-TV movie, vintners and business partners get engaged in “Valentine in the Vineyard” (Hallmark, 8 p.m.) starring Rachel Leigh Cook and Brendan Penny, the third installment in the series.

Do we need to import our Saturday night romance films? “Romance is a Bonus Book” (Netflix, streaming) comes from Korea and involves a young editor and copy editor.

Cleverly, “Groundhog Day” (11 a.m.) repeats five times this Groundhog Day for more than 12 hours — all the way until 11:30 p.m.

At a time when commercials share our attention with the big game, here’s the premium cable debut of “Uncle Drew” (HBO, 8 p.m.), drawn from a Pepsi Max commercial about an old guy who is a better player than he may seem. (Of course in this case he’s played by Kyrie Irving. Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Webber, Reggie Miller, Nate Robinson and Lisa Leslie are also in the comedy that also features Lil Rel Howery, J.B. Smoove, Tiffany Haddish and Nick Kroll.

Also making its premium cable debut is “7 Days in Entebbe” (Showtime, 9 p.m.), re-enacting the hijacking from 1976 with Rosamund Pike, Daniel Brühl and Natalie Stone.

The Finnish series “Bordertown” (Netflix, streaming) about a detective in a small town drawn to solving crime, returns for a second season with a particularly clunky dubbing job.

The comeback crew draws a line in the sand on “Love & Marriage: Huntsville” (OWN, 10 p.m.).

A mother and daughter try to break free from childhood trauma on “Iyanla: Fix My Life” (OWN, 9 p.m.).

Turner Classic Movies’ 31 Days of Oscar pits two ’60s visual effects winners, “Fantastic Voyage” (8 p.m.) against “Doctor Dolittle” (10 p.m.), followed by the two movies about alcohol consumption, “Days of Wine and Roses” (12:45 a.m.) and “The Lost Weekend” (3 a.m.). Earlier are Oscar nominated thrillers, “Night Must Fall” (4:15 a.m.), “Sudden Fear” (6:15 a.m.), “The Third Man” (8:15 a.m.), “Panic in the Streets” (10 a.m.), “Suspicion” (11:45 a.m.), “Strangers on a Train” (1:30 p.m.), “North by Northwest” (3:30 p.m.) and “Wait Until Dark” (6 p.m.).

Men’s college basketball includes St. John’s at Duke (ESPN, noon), Oklahoma at West Virginia (ESPN2, noon), Memphis at South Florida (ESPNU, noon), Kent State at Ball State (CBS Sports, noon), Seton Hall at Butler (Fox Sports 1, noon), North Carolina at Louisville (ESPN, 2 p.m.), Texas at Iowa State (ESPN2, 2 p.m.), Southern Illinois at Bradley (CBS Sports, 2 p.m.), Tulsa at Wichita State (ESPNU, 2 p.m.), Providence at DePaul (Fox Sports 1, 2:30 p.m.), Kentucky at Florida (ESPN, 4 p.m.), Texas Tech at Kansas (CBS, 4 p.m.), UCLA at Washington (ESPN2, 4 p.m.), Saint Louis at Rhode Island (CBS Sports, 4 p.m.), Massachusetts at Saint Joseph’s (NBC Sports, 4:30 p.m.), Indiana at Michigan State (ESPN, 6 p.m.), Boise State at Nevada (CBS Sports, 6 p.m.), Syracuse at Pittsburgh (ESPN2, 6 p.m.), Kansas State at Oklahoma State (ESPNU, 6 p.m.), George Mason at VCU (NBC Sports, 6:30 p.m.), Tennessee at Texas A&M (ESPN, 8 p.m.), TCU at Baylor (ESPNU, 8 p.m.), SMU at Cincinnati (CBS Sports, 8 p.m.), Alabama at Auburn (ESPN2, 8 p.m.), Loyola Chicago at Illinois State (ESPN2, 10 p.m.) and New Mexico at Fresno State (ESPNU, 10 p.m.).

An afternoon hockey game has Edmonton at Philadelphia (NHL, 1 p.m.).

Golf has third round play in the Phoenix Open (Golf, 1 p.m.; NBC, 3 p.m.).

Soccer includes Costa Rica at U.S. (Fox, 3:30 p.m.) in a men’s international friendly.

Buddy Guy and August Greene play a new episode of “Austin City Limits” (PBS, 11 p.m.).

“Saturday Night Live” (NBC, 11:30 p.m.) is a rerun from December with Jason Momoa and Mumford & Sons.

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