BTNReleases 2014 Baseball TV Schedule
Three game time changes, all times Central…
@Minnesota, Sunday, April 13 (from 1:05 p.m. to 2:05 p.m.)
Northwestern,Friday, April 18 (from 6:35 p.m. to 7:05 p.m.)
@ Michigan State, Sunday, May 11 (from 12:05 p.m. to 2:05 p.m.)
Lincoln - On Wednesday afternoon the Big Ten Conferenceand the Big Ten Network announced their TV and Big Ten Digital Network(video.btn.com) schedules for the 2014 baseball season. The Huskers are slatedto make six nationally-televised appearances on BTN, with another 12 gamesstreamed live on the Big Ten Digital Network (subscription required).
A total of 14 Nebraska baseballgames will be on TV in 2014, as eight other games will be covered by NET, CoxSports TV, FSN and CBS Sports Network.
Overall, 36 Nebraska baseball games, including every home game,will either be on TV or streamed live on the Internet in 2014, as Nebraska'sown HuskersNSide will carry every home game not selected by BTN, NET or BTDN.
BTNwill offer its most extensive baseball and softball coverage ever, with over240 events airing on BTN, BTN2Go and the Big Ten Digital Network for the 2014season.
Highlights and coverage of Big Ten baseballand softball will be featured on This Week in the Big Ten, a new studioshow which airs Sunday nights beginning Sunday, April 6. Hosts Rick Pizzo, MikeHall and various analysts will discuss Big Ten matchups and breakoutperformances from the weekend's games. The Diamond Report will returnwith nightly airings during the baseball and softball tournaments.
Additionalgames will be added at a later date. The entire BTDN streaming schedule can beviewed at video.btn.com
Big Ten Network/BTN2Go Coverage
Nebraska makes its first appearance on BTN on Sunday, March 30 at 1:05 p.m.during the finale of a three-game series with the UNLV Rebels. Two weeks laterthe Huskers will be in Minneapolis, Minn., for a three-game series with theMinnesota Golden Gophers and the finale on Sunday, April 13 will be shown liveon BTN at 2:05 p.m. The game was originally scheduled for 1:05 p.m., but wasbumped back an hour to accommodate TV.
Fans will see the Huskers on BTN two nights later at 6:35 p.m. onTuesday, April 15 when the Huskers welcome the Kansas State Wildcats to HawksField. BTN will show the Huskers' series opener with the Northwestern Wildcatson Friday, April 18. The game was originally scheduled for 6:35 p.m., but hasbeen moved to 7:05 p.m. for TV coverage.
Nebraska's final two appearances on BTN will come against theMichigan State Spartans in East Lansing, Mich. The Huskers and Spartans willmeet at 2:05 p.m. on Sunday, May 11, and also on Monday, May 12, at 12:05 p.m.
NET is scheduled to carry five Nebraska baseball games thisseason, including four games at Hawks Field that will also be streamed live onthe Big Ten Digital Network. The Huskers' first appearance on the statewidenetwork is slated for Saturday, April 5, when the Huskers host the Ohio StateBuckeyes at 2:05 p.m.
Three days later on Tuesday, April 8, the Huskers will be at TDAmeritrade Park to face the Creighton Bluejays and NET will have the game at6:30 p.m.
After fans watch the Huskers face Northwestern on BTN on Friday,April 18, they can then watch the Huskers and Wildcats battle on NET thefollowing afternoon at 2:05 p.m. on Saturday, April 19.
When Penn State makes its first ever trip to Lincoln for athree-game series that starts on Friday, May 2, NET will have the series openerthat is slated for 6:35 p.m. NET wraps up its coverage two weeks later onFriday, May 16, when the Huskers host the Illinois Fighting Illini at 6:35 p.m.
Other TV Coverage
Nebraska baseball is slated to make three other TV appearances in2014 when it is on the road.
The Huskers are schedule to be on FSN Kansas City next Wednesday,March 26 at 6:35 p.m. when they visit the Kansas State Wildcats in Manhattan,Kan.
Nebraska's game against Arkansas on Tuesday, April 1 at 6:35 p.m.in Fayetteville, Ark., will be shown live on Cox Sports TV.
Nebraska's third game against Creighton on Tuesday, April 29 at6:30 p.m. is scheduled for a national TV broadcast on the CBS Sports Network.
Please check with your TV provider for availability of thesechannels in your area.
2014 BTN Schedule
Sunday, March 30 – UNLV
Sunday, April 13 – at Minnesota (time change to 2:05 p.m.)
Tuesday, April 15 – Kansas State
Friday, April 18 – Northwestern (time change to 7:05 p.m.)
Sunday, May 11 – at Michigan State (time change to 2:05 p.m.)
Monday, May 12 – at Michigan State
2014 NET& BTN.com Schedule
Friday, April 4 – Ohio State (BTN.com)
Saturday, April 5 – Ohio State (NET/BTN.com)
Sunday, April 6 – Ohio State (BTN.com)
Tuesday, April 8 – at Creighton (NET)
Saturday, April 19 – Northwestern (NET/BTN.com)
Saturday, April 26 – at Michigan (BTN.com)
Sunday, April 27 – at Michigan (BTN.com)
Friday, May 2 – Penn State (NET/BTN.com)
Saturday, May 3 – Penn State (BTN.com)
Sunday, May 4 – Penn State (BTN.com)
Thursday, May 15 – Illinois (BTN.com)
Friday, May 16 – Illinois (NET/BTN.com)
Saturday, May 17 – Illinois (BTN.com)
2014 Other TV Games
Wednesday, March 26 – at Kansas State (FSN KC)
Tuesday, April 1 – at Arkansas (Cox Sports TV)
Tuesday, April 29 – at Creighton (CBS Sports Network)
Courtesy UNL Sports Information