Alabama Softball to be Featured Nine Times on ESPN Family of Networks
Nine Alabama softball games are set to air on the ESPN family of networks this season, which includes the SEC Network, ESPNU, ESPN2 and ESPN.
Alabama’s first televised game of the season will be Tuesday, March 8 vs. Samford at 7:30 p.m. CT on the SEC Network. The following weekend, a pair of road matches at LSU will be featured on the SEC Network on Saturday, March 12 (5 p.m. CT) and Sunday, March 13 (2 p.m. CT).
Games two and three of the home series against Missouri will be featured on the SEC Network on Sunday, March 27 (6 p.m. CT) and Monday, March 28 (6 p.m. CT). The following weekend, game two of the series at Florida will air live on ESPNU on Saturday, April 2 at 11 a.m. CT. The second game in each of the final three series of the season will be televised, including Kentucky (Saturday, April 23 – 5 p.m. CT – SEC Network), South Carolina (Saturday, April 30 – 11 a.m. CT – SEC Network) and Georgia (Saturday, May 7 – 11 a.m. CT – ESPN2).
On Sunday, May 8, the final day of the regular season, the SEC Network will air a three-hour “Bases Loaded” show with live look-in coverage of all the SEC action that day. Additionally, all home games and select SEC road games will be broadcast live on SEC Network+ both online and via the WatchESPN app.
This year’s SEC Tournament in Starkville, Miss., will be aired in its entirety on the ESPN family of networks as well. The first and second rounds will appear on the SEC Network with the semifinals on ESPNU and the championship game on ESPN.