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2018 NCAA Division I Softball TV and Announcer Schedule

More than 650 games of the 2018 NCAA Division I Softball regular season will air on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, SEC Network, Longhorn Network, SEC Network +, ACC Network Extra, and the ESPN App.

There will be at least 20 television appearances by the top five teams from the preseason Top 25 —No. 1 Oklahoma, No. 2 Florida, No. 3 Oregon, No. 4 UCLA, and No. 5 Washington. More than 80 televised games will spotlight ranked teams, with more than 40 of those match-ups featuring a head-to-head ranked showdown.

Highlights of this year’s blockbuster schedule include:

* Texas A&M at Florida Series (March 24-25)
* Oklahoma at Baylor (March 31st)
* Florida at Alabama Series (April 7-9)
* Arizona at Oregon (April 7)
* Florida at Florida State (April 11)
* UCLA at Arizona (April 13)
* Texas A&M at LSU (April 22)
* LSU at Florida (April 27-28)
* Oregon at Washington (April 29)
* Texas A&M at Alabama (May 5)

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  • The following are the events including dates, start times, TV networks and (if available) announcers. All times Eastern and are subject to change.

    Friday, Feb. 9, 2018

    5:30 p.m.: Incarnate Word @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    8:00 p.m.: Wisconsin @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018

    2:00 p.m.: Colorado State @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    4:30 p.m.: Wisconsin @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018

    11:00 a.m.: Colorado State vs. Texas (Longhorn Network)

    1:30 p.m.: Incarnate Word @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018

    6:00 p.m.: Washington @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Friday, Feb. 23, 2018

    10:00 a.m.: Ohio State vs. Virginia Tech (Longhorn Network)

    12:30 p.m.: Virginia Tech vs. Michigan (Longhorn Network)

    3:00 p.m.: Ohio State vs. Wichita State (Longhorn Network)

    6:00 p.m.: Michigan @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    8:30 p.m.: Wichita State @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018

    10:30 a.m.: Michigan vs. Virginia Tech (Longhorn Network)

    4:00 p.m.: Virginia Tech @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    6:30 p.m.: Ohio State @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    9:00 p.m.: Ohio State vs. Wichita State (Longhorn Network)

    Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Virginia Tech vs. Wichita State (Longhorn Network)

    2:30 p.m.: Michigan @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: TAMU CC @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Friday, Mar. 2, 2018

    5:30 p.m.: Arizona @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Saturday, Mar. 3, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Arizona @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Sunday, Mar. 4, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Arizona @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Boston College @ Ole Miss (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Matt Schick, Kayla Braud

    Saturday, Mar. 10, 2018

    1:00 p.m.: Arkansas @ Georgia (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Pam Ward, Carol Bruggeman

    3:30 p.m.: Ole Miss @ Texas A&M (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Courtney Lyle, Jenny Dalton Hill

    6:00 p.m.: Kentucky @ Florida (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Melissa Lee, Cheri Kempf

    8:30 p.m.: Auburn @ LSU (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Beth Mowins, Michele Smith, Amanda Scarborough

    Sunday, Mar. 11, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Kentucky @ Florida (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Melissa Lee, Cheri Kempf

    2:00 p.m.: Ole Miss @ Texas A&M (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Courtney Lyle, Jenny Dalton-Hill

    5:00 p.m.: Auburn @ LSU (ESPN2)
    Announcers: Beth Mowins, Michele Smith, Amanda Scarborough

    6:00 p.m.: Arkansas @ Georgia (ESPNU)
    Announcers: Pam Ward, Carol Bruggeman

    Monday, Mar. 12, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Arkansas @ Georgia (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Pam Ward, Carol Bruggeman

    Tuesday, Mar. 13, 2018

    6:00 p.m.: Texas @ South Carolina (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Matt Schick, Kayla Braud

    Wednesday, Mar. 14, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Indiana @ Kentucky (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Alex Perlman, Cheri Kempf

    Saturday, Mar. 17, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: LSU @ Kentucky (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Mark Neely, Michele Smith, Amanda Scarborough

    5:00 p.m.: Mississippi State @ Missouri (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Trey Bender, Carol Bruggeman

    8:00 p.m.: Alabama @ Auburn (ESPNU)
    Announcers: Cara Capuano, Jenny Dalton-Hill

    Sunday, Mar. 18, 2018

    1:00 p.m.: Mississippi State @ Missouri (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Trey Bender, Carol Bruggeman

    4:30 p.m.: LSU @ Kentucky (ESPNU)
    Announcers: Mark Neely, Michele Smith, Amanda Scarborough

    6:00 p.m.: Alabama @ Auburn (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Cara Capuano, Jenny Dalton-Hill

    Monday, Mar. 19, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: LSU @ Kentucky (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Mark Neely, Michele Smith

    Wednesday, Mar. 21, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Central Arkansas @ Mississippi State (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Cara Capuano, Jenny Dalton Hill

    7:00 p.m.: Texas State @ Texas (Longhorn Network)
    Announcers: Tyler Denning, Megan Willis

    Friday, Mar. 23, 2018

    2:00 p.m.: Jackson State @ Texas Southern (ESPNU)
    Announcers: Tyler Denning

    5:30 p.m.: Kansas @ Texas (Longhorn Network)
    Announcers: Alex Loeb, Megan Willis

    Saturday, Mar. 24, 2018

    1:00 p.m.: Kansas @ Texas (Longhorn Network)
    Announcers: Alex Loeb, Megan Willis

    3:00 p.m.: Tennessee @ South Carolina (ESPN2)
    Announcers: Mark Neely Jenny Dalton-Hill

    5:00 p.m.: Texas A&M @ Florida (ESPN2)
    Announcers: Tiffany Greene, Michele Smith, Amanda Scarborough

    9:00 p.m.: Kentucky @ Auburn (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Cara Capuano, Chei Kempf

    Sunday, Mar. 25, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Kansas @ Texas (Longhorn Network)
    Announcers: Alex Loeb, Megan Willis

    2:00 p.m.: North Carolina @ Notre Dame (ESPNU)
    Announcers: Trey Bender, Erin Miller

    7:00 p.m.: Texas A&M @ Florida (ESPN2)
    Announcers: Tiffany Greene, Michele Smith, Amanda Scarborough

    Monday, Mar. 26, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Texas A&M @ Florida (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Tiffany Greene, Michele Smith, Amanda Scarborough

    Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Stephen F. Austin @ Texas (Longhorn Network)
    Announcers: Tyler Denning, Megan Willis

    Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Furman @ South Carolina (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Matt Schick, Kayla Braud

    Saturday, Mar. 31, 2018

    5:00 p.m.: Alabama @ Kentucky (ESPN2)
    Announcers: Tiffany Greene, Amanda Scarborough

    5:00 p.m.: Georgia @ Tennessee (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Courtney Lyle, Jenny Dalton-Hill

    7:00 p.m.: Oklahoma @ Baylor (ESPN)
    Announcers: Beth Mowins, Michele Smith

    Sunday, Apr. 1, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: South Carolina @ Texas A&M (ESPNU)
    Announcers: Mark Neely, Carol Bruggeman

    6:00 p.m.: Georgia @ Tennessee (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Courtney Lyle, Jenny Dalton-Hill

    Monday, Apr. 2, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Georgia @ Tennessee (SEC Network)
    Announcers: Courtney Lyle, Jenny Dalton-Hill

    Wednesday, Apr. 4, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Louisville @ Kentucky (SEC Network)

    7:00 p.m.: Texas-San Antonio @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Friday, Apr. 6, 2018

    4:30 p.m.: North Carolina A&T @ Florida A&M (ESPNU)

    6:30 p.m.: Tennessee @ Auburn (ESPNU)

    8:30 p.m.: Texas A&M @ Mississippi State (ESPNU)

    Saturday, Apr. 7, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Samford @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    1:00 p.m.: Florida @ Alabama (ESPN2)

    2:30 p.m.: Samford @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    3:00 p.m.: Arizona @ Oregon (ESPN2)

    3:00 p.m.: Tennessee @ Auburn (ESPN2)

    6:00 p.m.: Missouri @ Georgia (ESPNU)

    Sunday, Apr. 8, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Samford @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    3:00 p.m.: Florida @ Alabama (ESPN2)

    3:00 p.m.: Texas A&M @ Mississippi State (SEC Network)

    5:30 p.m.: Liberty @ Longwood (ESPNU)

    Monday, Apr. 9, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Florida @ Alabama (SEC Network)

    Wednesday, Apr. 11, 2018

    6:00 p.m.: Michigan State @ Michigan (ESPNU)

    8:00 p.m.: Florida @ Florida State (ESPN2)

    Friday, Apr. 13, 2018

    6:00 p.m.: LSU @ Tennessee (ESPNU)

    8:00 p.m.: Texas Tech @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    10:30 p.m.: UCLA @ Arizona (ESPNU)

    Saturday, Apr. 14, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Alabama @ Arkansas (ESPNU)

    1:00 p.m.: LSU @ Tennessee (ESPN2)

    2:00 p.m.: Texas Tech @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    3:00 p.m.: Kentucky @ Texas A&M (ESPN2)

    Sunday, Apr. 15, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Rutgers @ Michigan (ESPNU)

    12:00 p.m.: Texas Tech @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    3:00 p.m.: Kentucky @ Texas A&M (SEC Network)

    7:00 p.m.: Mississippi State @ Ole Miss (ESPN2)

    Monday, Apr. 16, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: NC State @ North Carolina (ESPNU)

    12:00 p.m.: Mississippi State @ Ole Miss (SEC Network)

    Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2018

    5:30 p.m.: Baylor @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Southern Miss @ Alabama (SEC Network)

    Friday, Apr. 20, 2018

    5:30 p.m.: Missouri @ South Carolina (SEC Network)

    5:30 p.m.: Oklahoma State @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Saturday, Apr. 21, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Missouri @ South Carolina (SEC Network)

    2:00 p.m.: Oklahoma State @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    9:30 p.m.: Washington @ UCLA (ESPNU)

    Sunday, Apr. 22, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: Tulsa @ Houston (ESPNU)

    12:00 p.m.: Oklahoma State @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    3:00 p.m.: Tennessee @ Alabama (ESPN2)

    4:00 p.m.: Nebraska @ Minnesota (ESPNU)

    5:00 p.m.: Texas A&M @ LSU (SEC Network)

    Monday, Apr. 23, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Louisville @ Florida State (ESPNU)

    7:00 p.m.: Tennessee @ Alabama (SEC Network)

    Wednesday, Apr. 25, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Texas Southern @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Friday, Apr. 27, 2018

    5:30 p.m.: LSU @ Florida (SEC Network)

    Saturday, Apr. 28, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: LSU @ Florida (ESPN2)

    12:00 p.m.: Mississippi State @ South Carolina (SEC Network)

    2:00 p.m.: Texas @ Oklahoma (ESPN2)

    2:00 p.m.: Auburn @ Texas A&M (SEC Network)

    4:00 p.m.: Oregon @ Washington (ESPN2)

    4:00 p.m.: Ole Miss @ Arkansas (SEC Network)

    6:00 p.m.: Alabama @ Georgia (SEC Network)

    Sunday, Apr. 29, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: LSU @ Florida (ESPN2)

    2:00 p.m.: Texas @ Oklahoma (ESPN2)

    4:00 p.m.: Oregon @ Washington (ESPN2)

    5:00 p.m.: Ole Miss @ Arkansas (ESPNU)

    Monday, Apr. 30, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Ole Miss @ Arkansas (SEC Network)

    Wednesday, May 2, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Incarnate Word @ Texas (Longhorn Network)

    Friday, May 4, 2018

    7:00 p.m.: Bases Loaded (SEC Network)

    Saturday, May 5, 2018

    1:00 p.m.: Texas A&M @ Alabama (SEC Network)

    3:00 p.m.: Florida @ Missouri (SEC Network)

    7:00 p.m.: Oklahoma State @ Oklahoma (ESPNU)

    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    2:00 p.m.: Penn State @ Minnesota (ESPNU)

    3:00 p.m.: Florida @ Missouri (SEC Network)

    5:00 p.m.: Arkansas @ LSU (SEC Network)

    Wednesday, May 9, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: SEC Tournament – First Round: (SEC Network)

    2:30 p.m.: SEC Tournament – First Round: (SEC Network)

    5:00 p.m.: SEC Tournament – First Round: (SEC Network)

    7:30 p.m.: SEC Tournament – First Round: (SEC Network)

    Thursday, May 10, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: SEC Tournament – Second Round: (SEC Network)

    2:30 p.m.: SEC Tournament – Second Round: (SEC Network)

    5:00 p.m.: SEC Tournament – Second Round: (SEC Network)

    7:30 p.m.: SEC Tournament – Second Round: (SEC Network)

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    3:00 p.m.: SEC Tournament – Semifinal: (ESPNU)

    5:30 p.m.: SEC Tournament – Semifinal: (ESPNU)

    10:30 p.m.: UC Riverside @ CSU Fullerton (ESPNU)

    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    12:00 p.m.: ACC Softball Championship: (ESPN)

    12:00 p.m.: American Softball Championship: (ESPN2)

    8:00 p.m.: SEC Softball Championship: (ESPN)

    Written by Douglas Pucci

    Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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