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Comprehensive NCAA Division I Baseball Championship Super Regional Coverage Begins Friday

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ESPN’s record-setting coverage of the 2016 college baseball season – more than 1,000 regular-season games, action from 12 conference tournaments and every matchup of the NCAA Division I Baseball Championship – will continue with the Super Regionals Friday, June 10 to Monday, June 13.

ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU will combine to televise every game of the eight best-of-three Super Regionals (up to 24 games). Each Super Regional winner will advance to the College World Series. For the 11th straight year, ESPN and ESPN2 will combine to televise the entire College World Series (up to 17 games), including the best-of-three College World Series Finals. Additional College World Series details to be released next week.

The television game schedule, including commentator assignments, below (schedule subject to change):

Matchup: Florida State vs. No. 1 Florida

Site: Gainesville, Fla.

Commentators: Dave Neal, Chris Burke, Kaylee Hartung

Game 1 – Saturday, June 11 at 6 p.m. on ESPN2

Game 2 – Sunday, June 12 at 6 p.m. on ESPN2 or ESPNU

Game 3 (if necessary): Monday, June 13, TBD

 

Matchup: Coastal Carolina vs. No. 8 LSU

Site: Baton Rouge, La.

Commentators: Mike Couzens, Nick Belmonte

Game 1 – Saturday, June 11 at 9 p.m. on ESPNU

Game 2 – Sunday, June 12 at 9 p.m. on ESPN2 or ESPNU

Game 3 (if necessary): Monday, June 13, TBD

 

Matchup: East Carolina vs. No. 5 Texas Tech  

Site: Lubbock, Texas

Commentators: Roxy Bernstein, Wes Clements

Game 1 – Friday, June 10 at 8 p.m. on ESPNU

Game 2 – Saturday, June 11 at 3 p.m. on ESPNU

Game 3 (if necessary): Sunday, June 12 at 3 p.m. on ESPN2 or ESPNU

 

Matchup: TCU vs. No. 4 Texas A&M

Site: College Station, Texas

Commentators: Tom Hart, Kyle Peterson, Laura Rutledge

Game 1 – Friday, June 10 at 9 p.m. on ESPN2

Game 2 – Saturday, June 11 at 9 p.m. on ESPN

Game 3 (if necessary): Sunday, June 12 at 9 p.m. on ESPN2 or ESPNU

 

Matchup: UC Santa Barbara vs. No. 2 Louisville

Site: Louisville, Ky.  

Commentators: Mike Morgan, Mike Rooney  

Game 1 – Saturday, June 11 at noon on ESPN2

Game 2 – Sunday, June 12 at noon on ESPN2 or ESPNU

Game 3 (if necessary): Monday, June 13, TBD

 

Matchup: Oklahoma State vs. South Carolina

Site: Columbia, SC  

Commentators: Mark Neely, Todd Walker

Game 1 – Saturday, June 11 at 3 p.m. on ESPN2

Game 2 – Sunday, June 12 at 3 p.m. on ESPN2 or ESPNU

Game 3 (if necessary): Monday, June 13, TBD

 

Matchup: Arizona vs. No. 6 Mississippi State

Site: Starkville, Ms.   

Commentators: Clay Matvick, Ben McDonald

Game 1 – Friday, June 10 at 6 p.m. on ESPN2

Game 2 – Saturday, June 11 at 6 p.m. on ESPNU

Game 3 (if necessary): Sunday, June 12 at 6 p.m. on ESPN2 or ESPNU

 

Matchup: Boston College vs. No. 3 Miami

Site: Coral Gables, Fla.    

Commentators: Anish Shroff, Alex Cora  

Game 1 – Friday, June 10 at 5 p.m. on ESPNU

Game 2 – Saturday, June 11 at noon on ESPNU

Game 3 (if necessary): Sunday, June 12 at noon on ESPN2 or ESPNU

 

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