INDIANAPOLIS, IN—The eight super-regional hosts were announced today by the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee.
A minimum of 45 hours of super-regional television will be provided by family of ESPN channels, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU. Consult local listings for specific games shown in each area of the country. As many as 15 national broadcast windows could appear on the three ESPN networks from June 11-14.
The following four super regionals will be played Friday, June 11, Saturday, June 12, and Sunday, June 13 (if necessary). The national seed is indicated before the team name, while updated records through the regionals are in parenthesis.
GAMES BEGIN FRIDAY, JUNE 11 – All Times are Eastern
TCU (49-11) at No. 2 Texas (49-11)
3 p.m. (ESPN2HD), 1 p.m. (ESPNHD), 4 p.m. (ESPNHD)
Vanderbilt (45-18) at Florida State (45-17)
Noon (ESPN2), 1 p.m. (ESPN), 1 p.m. (ESPN)
Cal State Fullerton at No. 6 UCLA (46-13)
10:30 p.m. (ESPN2), 7 p.m. (ESPN2), 10 p.m. (ESPN2)
Miami at No. 3 Florida (45-15)
7 p.m. (ESPNHD), 7 p.m. (ESPN2HD), 7 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
The following four best-of-three super regionals will be played Saturday, June 12, Sunday, June 13, and Monday, June 14 (if necessary).
GAMES BEGIN SATURDAY, JUNE 12 – All times are Eastern
Arkansas at No. 1 Arizona St. (50-8)
9 p.m. (ESPNU), 10 p.m. (ESPN2), 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
Alabama (41-23) at Clemson (41-22)
6 p.m. (ESPNU), 7 p.m. (ESPN2), 1/7 p.m. (ESPN2)
Oklahoma (47-15) at No. 5 Virginia (50-12)
3 p.m. (ESPNU), 4 p.m. (ESPN), 1/7 p.m. (ESPN2)
South Carolina (46-15) at No. 4 Coastal Carolina (55-8)
Noon (ESPNU), 1 p.m. (ESPN), 1/7 p.m. (ESPN2)
The super regional hosted by Coastal Carolina will be played at BB&T Coastal Field in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The determination of the Men’s College World Series order of first-round games both Saturday, June 19, and Sunday, June 20, will be announced Monday, June 14. The ESPN family of networks and www.NCAA.com/cws will release the CWS game dates and times as soon as they are available.
The 64th College World Series begins play Saturday, June 19, at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, Nebraska.