OMAHA, Neb. — Following the conclusion of the Super Regional series on Monday, the NCAA have announced the pairings and game times for the opening days of the Men’s Baseball College World Series.
The double elimination tournament will play from June 17-27/28 at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska.
NCAA No. 1 seed Oregon State (54-4), which is yet to drop a game in this year’s NCAA tournament, starts its quest to win the national title on Saturday against Cal State Fullerton (39-22).
Live coverage of this one will be on ESPN and WatchESPN, starting a 3:00 p.m. ET.
Saturday’s second game will see No. 4 national seed and SEC champion LSU (48-17) taking on Florida State (45-21) at 8 p.m, live on ESPN and WatchESPN.
There is also another doubleheader on Sunday, with No. 7 seed Louisville (52-10) battling with Texas A&M (41-21) at 2:00 p.m on the ESPN network and streaming live on WatchESPN.
No. 3 national seed Florida (47-18), the last team to punch its ticket to the College World Series on Monday night, will face No. 6 seed TCU (47-16) at 6 p.m. in the second game on Sunday night.
Coverage will switch over to ESPN2 for this game, while you can watch live online streaming coverage on WatchESPN.
The losers of Saturday’s two games will play at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, June 19 in an elimination game, while Saturday’s winners will pair off at 7:00 p.m the same night.
Meanwhile, the losers of Sunday’s games will play each other at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20, with the winners facing off at 7 p.m on the same night.
The College World Series Finals will see the winners of the two brackets playing in a best-of-three game series, starting on Monday, June 26.
Game 2 will be Tuesday, June 27, while Game 3 (if necessary) is scheduled for Wednesday, June 28.
College World Series
TD Ameritrade Park (Omaha, Nebraska)
Saturday, June 17
3 p.m. ESPN, WatchESPN: Cal State Fullerton vs. Oregon State
8 p.m. ESPN, WatchESPN: Florida State vs. LSU
Sunday, June 18
2 p.m. ESPN, WatchESPN: Texas A&M vs. Louisville
7 p.m. ESPN2, WatchESPN: TCU vs. Florida/Wake Forest