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ESPN Swings into the 2018 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship with Extensive Regionals Coverage Beginning Friday

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ESPN will present every matchup of the 2018 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship Presented by Capital One, beginning Friday, June 1, with NCAA Regionals action from 16 sites across the country. For the sixth consecutive year, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, SEC Network, Longhorn Network and ESPN3 will combine to carry a potential 153 matchups from the championship, which includes this weekend’s Regionals (June 1-4), Super Regionals (June 8-11) and the College World Series (June 16-26/27).

Bases Loaded will provide extensive coverage of games over the weekend, including live cut-ins, highlights and commentary from host Matt Schick and baseball analyst Mike Rooney. Bases Loaded will stream live on ESPN3 and the ESPN App from 2 to 10 p.m. ET during each day of regionals, with ESPN and ESPNU airing the studio show at various times throughout the first weekend of action.

In addition, both SEC Network and Longhorn Network will have studio shows breaking down the action from regionals. SEC Now will provide coverage and analysis throughout the weekend with host Peter Burns and softball analyst Kayla Braud providing insight from the SEC Network set at the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City. Sunday’s midnight edition of Rally Cap will originate from Charlotte, featuring host Dari Nowkhah, baseball analyst David Dellucci and softball analyst Madison Shipman. The trio will be joined by Burns and Braud in OKC throughout the show.

On Longhorn Network, studio host Alex Loeb and Lifetime Longhorns Nathan Thornhill and Travis Duke will team up for Texas GameDay and Texas GameDay Final, airing 30 minutes before Texas’ opener Friday at 8:30 p.m., and rounding out coverage with a 30-minute postgame show.

All of this weekend’s games are available to stream via the ESPN App on connected devices. ESPN is the home of 24 NCAA Championships, with the College World Series closing out the 2017-18 college sports season.

ESPN Studio Show Coverage – NCAA Division I Baseball Championship – Regionals

Networks and times are subject to change
* – If any NCAA Regional goes to Game 7

Date Time (ET) Programming Network
Fri, Jun 1 2 p.m. Bases Loaded
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPN3
  3 p.m. Bases Loaded
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPNU
  8:30 p.m. Texas Baseball GameDay
Alex Loeb, Nathan Thornhill, Travis Duke
LHN
  11:30 p.m. SEC Now
Peter Burns, Kayla Braud
SEC Network
  Midnight Texas Baseball GameDay Final
Alex Loeb, Nathan Thornhill, Travis Duke
LHN
Sat, Jun 2 2 p.m. Bases Loaded
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPN3
  3 p.m. Bases Loaded
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPNU
  4 p.m. Bases Loaded
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPNU
  4:30 p.m. Bases Loaded
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPN
  11:30 p.m. SEC Now
Peter Burns, Kayla Braud
SEC Network
Sun, Jun 3 2 p.m. Bases Loaded
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPN3
  Midnight Rally Cap
Dari Nowkhah, David Dellucci, Madison Shipman
SEC Network
Mon, Jun 4 2 p.m. Bases Loaded*
Matt Schick, Mike Rooney
ESPN3
  10 p.m. SEC Now
Peter Burns, Kayla Braud
SEC Network

^Studio show schedule updated on June 1

2018 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship – Regionals
Networks and times are subject to change
* – Game 7 if needed

Athens Regional
Commentators: Mike Morgan, Greg Swindell
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 2 p.m. Troy vs. Duke ESPN3
7:30 p.m. Campbell vs. Georgia ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 1 p.m. Game 3 TBD
7 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 Noon Game 5 TBD
6 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 4 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Austin Regional
Commentators: Tom Hart, Kyle Peterson
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 5 p.m. Texas A&M vs. Indiana ESPN2
9 p.m. Texas Southern vs. Texas LHN
Sat, Jun 2 2:30 p.m. Game 3 TBD
7 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 3 p.m. Game 5 TBD
9 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 7 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
 
Chapel Hill Regional
Commentators: Brett Dolan, Scott Pose
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 2 p.m. NC A&T vs. North Carolina ESPN3
7 p.m. Houston vs. Purdue ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 1 p.m. Game 3 ESPN3
6 p.m. Game 4 ESPN3
Sun, Jun 3 1 p.m. Game 5 ESPN3
6 p.m. Game 6 ESPN3
Mon, Jun 4 4 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) ESPN3
   
Clemson Regional
Commentators: Taylor Zarzour, Chris Burke
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 Noon St. John’s vs. Vanderbilt SECN
6 p.m. Morehead State vs. Clemson ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 1 p.m. Game 3 TBD
7 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 Noon Game 5 TBD
6 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 4 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Conway Regional
Commentators: Richard Cross, Jay Powell
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 Noon Washington vs. UConn ESPN3
6 p.m. LIU Brooklyn vs. Coastal Carolina ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 Noon Game 3 TBD
5 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 Noon Game 5 TBD
6 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 1 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Corvallis Regional
Commentators: Anish Shroff, JT Snow
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 4 p.m. San Diego State vs. LSU ESPNU
10 p.m. Northwestern State vs. Oregon State ESPNU
Sat, Jun 2 4 p.m. Game 3 TBD
10 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 3 p.m. Game 5 TBD
9 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 10 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
DeLand Regional
Commentators: Mike Keith, Rusty Ensor
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 1 p.m. Oklahoma State vs. South Florida ESPN3
7 p.m. Hartford vs. Stetson ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 1 p.m. Game 3 TBD
7 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 1 p.m. Game 5 TBD
7 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 1 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
 
Fayetteville Regional
Commentators: Doug Sherman, John Gregory
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 3 p.m. Oral Roberts vs. Arkansas ESPN3
8 p.m. Dallas Baptist vs. Southern Mississippi ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 3 p.m. Game 3 ESPN3
8 p.m. Game 4 ESPN3
Sun, Jun 3 3 p.m. Game 5 ESPN3
8 p.m. Game 6 ESPN3
Mon, Jun 4 7:30 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) ESPN3
 
Gainesville Regional
Commentators: Steve Lenox, Nick Belmonte
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 Noon Columbia vs. Florida ESPN3
6:30 p.m. Florida Atlantic vs. Jacksonville ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 1 p.m. Game 3 TBD
7 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 1 p.m. Game 5 TBD
6 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 1 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Greenville Regional
Commentators: Mike Couzens, Lance Cormier
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 2 p.m. Ohio State vs. South Carolina ESPN2
7 p.m. UNC W vs. East Carolina ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 Noon Game 3 TBD
5 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 Noon Game 5 TBD
6 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 4 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Lubbock Regional
Commentators: Lowell Galindo, Keith Moreland
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 2 p.m. New Mexico State vs. Texas Tech ESPN3
7 p.m. Kent State vs. Louisville ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 3 p.m. Game 3 TBD
8 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 3 p.m. Game 5 TBD
7 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 7 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Minneapolis Regional
Commentators: Clay Matvick, Danan Hughes
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 2 p.m. Gonzaga vs. UCLA ESPN3
8 p.m. Canisius vs. Minnesota ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 2 p.m. Game 3 TBD
8 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 3 p.m. Game 5 TBD
7 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 7 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Oxford Regional
Commentators: Sam Ravech, Ben McDonald
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 3 p.m. Missouri State vs. Tennessee Tech ESPN3
7:30 p.m. St. Louis vs. Ole Miss SECN
Sat, Jun 2 1 p.m. Game 3 TBD
7 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 2 p.m. Game 5 TBD
6 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 7 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Raleigh Regional
Commentators: Jim Barbar, Troy Eklund
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 2 p.m. Northeastern vs. Auburn ESPN3
7 p.m. Army vs. NC State ESPN3
Sat, Jun 2 2 p.m. Game 3 ESPN3
7 p.m. Game 4 ESPN3
Sun, Jun 3 2 p.m. Game 5 ESPN3
7 p.m. Game 6 ESPN3
Mon, Jun 4 7 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) ESPN3
   
Stanford Regional
Commentators: Roxy Bernstein, Wes Clements
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 5 p.m. Cal State Fullerton vs. Baylor ESPN3
10 p.m. Wright State vs. Stanford ESPN2
Sat, Jun 2 6 p.m. Game 3 TBD
11 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 4 p.m. Game 5 TBD
9 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 10 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD
   
Tallahassee Regional
Commentators: Dave Neal, Todd Walker
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Fri, Jun 1 Noon Oklahoma vs. Mississippi State ESPNU
7 p.m. Samford vs. Florida State ESPNU
Sat, Jun 2 Noon Game 3 TBD
5 p.m. Game 4 TBD
Sun, Jun 3 Noon Game 5 TBD
6 p.m. Game 6 TBD
Mon, Jun 4 1 p.m. Game 7 (if necessary) TBD