FAYETTEVILLE — The Arkansas baseball team will have at least 20 games televised during the 2012 regular season as the Razorbacks’ full 2012 television schedule was announced on Thursday. Arkansas’ television schedule will include 11 games televised by CST and seven games on the ESPN family of networks or on ESPN3.com. Nine of the televised contests will originate from Baum Stadium, while Arkansas’ game in North Little Rock against Louisiana Tech will also be televised. The Razorbacks will have at least one game televised in nine of the 10 conference series, including all three games of the LSU series and two TV games in the South Carolina series. Additional conference wildcard television games will be added at a later date including potential Razorback appearances in the final conference series of the season at Tennessee, the only current series without a television game scheduled. In addition to the games previously announced as part of the SEC television package, Arkansas will have eight games air on CST. The Razorbacks’ games against Gonzaga on March 13, Georgia on April 8, at Oklahoma on April 10, Kentucky on April 14, Stephen F. Austin on April 17, at Ole Miss on April 22, Oral Roberts on April 24 and against Louisiana Tech in North Little Rock on May 15 will be shown live on CST. The series finale between Arkansas and LSU on Sunday, April 1, will also be aired on CST. First pitch of that game is set for 1 p.m. Arkansas’ first two games in the Houston College Classic will be streamed online. The Razorbacks’ game against Texas Tech on Friday, March 2, and against Houston on Saturday, March 3, will be streamed on ESPN3.com. CSS and FSN/SportSouth will team up to show every game from the first five days of the 2012 SEC Baseball Tournament in Hoover, Ala. The championship game of the SEC Tournament will be televised by ESPN2 on Sunday, May 27, at 2:30 p.m.
2012 Arkansas Baseball Television Schedule Friday, March 2, 12 p.m. — Texas Tech vs. Arkansas — ESPN3 Saturday, March 3, 12 p.m. — Arkansas vs. Houston — ESPN3 Sunday, March 4, 11 a.m. — Arkansas vs. Texas — Longhorn Network Tuesday, March 13, 6:05 p.m. — Gonzaga at Arkansas – CST Saturday, March 17, 3 p.m. — Alabama at Arkansas — CSS/CST Sunday, March 25, 12 p.m. — Arkansas at Mississippi State — FSN/SportSouth Friday, March 30, 7 p.m. — Arkansas at LSU — CSS/CST Saturday, March 31, 7 p.m. — Arkansas at LSU — ESPNU Sunday, April 1, 1 p.m. — Arkansas at LSU — CST Sunday, April 8, 12:05 p.m. — Georgia at Arkansas — CST Tuesday, April 10, 6:30 p.m. — Arkansas at Oklahoma — CST Saturday, April 14, 2:05 p.m. — Kentucky at Arkansas — CST Tuesday, April 17, 6:35 p.m. — Stephen F. Austin at Arkansas — CST Sunday, April 22, 1:30 p.m. — Arkansas at Ole Miss — CST Tuesday, April 24, 6:35 p.m. — Oral Roberts at Arkansas – CST Sunday, April 29, 2:30 p.m. — Arkansas at Florida — ESPN Friday, May 4, 7 p.m. — South Carolina at Arkansas — ESPNU Saturday, May 5, 12 p.m. — South Carolina at Arkansas — ESPN2 Thursday, May 10, 6:30 p.m. — Auburn at Arkansas — ESPNU Tuesday, May 15, 7 p.m. — Louisiana Tech at Arkansas (in North Little Rock) — CST