ESPN Announces 2022 College Softball TV Schedule: 1,900 Matchups Will Stream on ESPN+ & Other Digital Networks

ESPN has announced their full schedule of Division I softball matchups, which features nearly 200 televised games, the 2022 Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational, and more than 1,900 matchups will stream on ESPN digital networks. The ESPN App will stream all of the network’s live softball programming with games airing on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, SEC Network, ACC Network, Big 12 Now on ESPN+, Longhorn Network, ESPN+, SEC Network+, and ACC Network Extra.

The season will begin on ESPN with the 2022 St. Pete Clear Water Elite Invitational, which features 16 games and over 40 teams, and ESPN will end the season with the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City.

Schedule Highlights

  • Thursday Night Throwdown is a new series that will be featured throughout mid-April/early May featuring four top matchups on ESPN2
    • April 14: No. 17 Oregon at No. 11 Arizona at 8 p.m. ET
    • April 21: No. 14 Clemson at No. 6 Florida State at 9 p.m. ET
    • April 28: No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 6 Florida State at 7 p.m. ET
    • May 5: No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 1 Oklahoma at 9 p.m ET.
  • 45 regular season television appearances by the preseason top five:
    •  No. 1 Oklahoma (10), No. 2 Alabama (12), No. 3 UCLA (4), No. 4 Oklahoma State (7) and No. 5 Florida (14)
  • Two top-five series featured:
    • No. 2 Alabama at No. 5 Florida – 4/9 at noon on ESPN2, 4/10 at 4 p.m. on ESPN2 and 4/11 at 7 p.m. on SEC Network
    • No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 1 Oklahoma – 5/5 at 9 p.m. on ESPN2, 5/6 at 7 p.m. on ESPN2 and 5/7 at 5 p.m. on ESPNU
  • Nine top-10 matchups:
    • No. 3 UCLA at No. 7 Washington
    • No. 6 Florida State at No. 5 Florida
    • No. 1 Oklahoma at No. 8 Texas
    • No. 10 Virginia Tech at No. 6 Florida State
    • No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 6 Florida State

2022 Division I Regular Season Softball Schedule

DateTime (ET)GameNetwork
Wednesday, February 162 p.m.South Alabama at No. 6 Florida StateACC Network
 5 p.m.McNeese at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Thursday, February 1710 a.m.Notre Dame vs. TennesseeESPNU
 12:30 p.m.Texas Tech vs.  AuburnSEC Network
 1 p.m.UCF vs. WisconsinESPNU
 3:30 p.m.Texas Tech vs. ClemsonACC Network
 4 p.m.Tennessee vs. Florida StateESPNU
Friday, February 1810 a.m.Michigan vs. Oklahoma StateESPNU
 12:30 p.m.Washington vs. TennesseeSEC Network
 1 p.m.Texas vs. Florida StateESPNU
 3 p.m.South Florida vs. Notre DameACC Network
 4 p.m.LSU vs. Oklahoma StateESPNU
 4 p.m.Auburn vs. TexasLonghorn Network
Saturday, February 1910 a.m.UCLA vs. AuburnESPNU
 10:30 a.m.Notre Dame vs. LSUSEC Network
 11 a.m.Northwestern vs. ClemsonACC Network
 1 p.m.Michigan vs. Florida StateACC Network
 4 p.m.Texas vs. UCLAESPNU
 7 p.m.UCF vs. TexasLonghorn Network
Sunday, February 209 a.m.Texas Tech vs. LSUSEC Network
 10 a.m.Washington vs. ClemsonESPNU
 7 p.m.UCLA vs. Florida StateESPN2
Wednesday, February 23TBDGeorgia State at Georgia TechACC Network
Thursday, February 247:30 p.m.UT San AntonioLonghorn Network
Friday, February 253 p.m.No. 21 Arizona State at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Saturday, February 265:30 p.m.No. 8 Texas vs. Texas StateLonghorn Network
Sunday, February 271:30 p.m.No. 21 Arizona State at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Tuesday, March 15 p.m.No. 13 Michigan at North CarolinaACC Network
Wednesday, March 27 p.m.Sam Houston at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Friday, March 45 p.m.No. 10 Virginia Tech at No. 14 ClemsonACC Network
Sunday, March 61 p.m.Louisiana Tech at No. 15 LSUSEC Network
 3 p.m.Kansas City at No. 11 ArkansasSEC Network
Wednesday, March 94 p.m.UNC Charlotte at No. 18 DukeACC Network
Thursday, March 115 p.m.Drake at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 7:30 p.m.Minnesota at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Saturday, March 12NoonMississippi State at No. 5 FloridaSEC Network
  Syracuse at No. 10 Virginia TechACC Network
 2 p.m.No. 16 Tennessee at No. 12 MissouriSEC Network
  No. 6 Florida State at Georgia TechACC Network
 4 p.m.Nicholls at No.8 TexasLonghorn Network
 6:30 p.m.Minnesota at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 7 p.m.Texas A&M at AuburnSEC Network
 9 p.m.No. 2 Alabama at No. 15 LSUSEC Network
Sunday, March 13NoonBoston College at North CarolinaACC Network
 1:30 p.m.Drake at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 2 p.m.No. 19 Georgia at South CarolinaSEC Network
  Notre Dame at VirginiaACC Network
 4 p.m.Mississippi State at No. 5 FloridaSEC Network
  NC State at No. 18 DukeACC Network
Monday, March 147 p.m.Mississippi State at No. 5 FloridaSEC Network
Tuesday, March 156 p.m.UNCW at North CarolinaACC Network
Wednesday, March 165 p.m.Penn State at PittACC Network
 7 p.m.No. 6 Florida State at No. 2 AlabamaSEC Network
Friday, March 185 p.m.North Carolina at No. 10 Virginia TechACC Network
 7 p.m.No. 15 LSU at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Saturday, March 192 p.m.Notre Dame at PittACC Network
 3 p.m.No. 15 LSU at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 4 p.m.Georgia Tech at LouisvilleACC Network
 5:30 p.m.Ole Miss at Mississippi StateSEC Network
  No. 15 LSU at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Sunday, March 2010 a.m.Campbell at USC UpstateESPNU
 NoonVirginia at NC StateACC Network
 2 p.m.No. 14 Clemson at No. 18 DukeACC Network
 6 p.m.South Carolina at AuburnSEC Network
Monday, March 217 p.m.South Carolina at AuburnSEC Network
Tuesday, March 225:30 p.m.Lamar at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 7 p.m.No. 1 Oklahoma at No. 20 KentuckySEC Network
  Liberty at VirginiaACC Network
Wednesday, March 237 p.m.No. 14 Clemson at No. 19 GeorgiaSEC Network
Friday, March 255 p.m.Syracuse at Georgia TechACC Network
 9 p.m.No. 12 Missouri at Ole MissESPNU
Saturday, March 261 p.m.Auburn at No. 20 KentuckySEC Network
 5 p.m.Louisville at No. 14 ClemsonACC Network
 6 p.m.Texas A&M at No. 19 GeorgiaSEC Network
 8:30 p.m.No. 15 LSU at No. 11 ArkansasESPN2
Sunday, March 27NoonNo. 18 Duke at Notre DameACC Network
 1 p.m.No. 15 LSU at No. 11 ArkansasESPN
 2 p.m.No. 16 Tennessee at No. 5 FloridaESPNU
  Syracuse at Georgia TechACC Network
 4 p.m.NC State at North CarolinaACC Network
 7 p.m.No. 3 UCLA at No. 7 WashingtonESPNU
Monday, March 287 p.m.No. 15 LSU at No. 11 ArkansasSEC Network
Tuesday, March 295 p.m.Harvard at Boston CollegeACC Network
Wednesday, March 307 p.m.South Carolina at No. 14 ClemsonACC Network
  No. 23 Louisiana at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Friday, April 17 p.m.Iowa State at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Saturday, April 21 p.m.No. 11 Arkansas at Ole MissSEC Network
 2 p.m.Iowa State at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 3 p.m.No. 5 Florida at AuburnSEC Network
 4:30 p.m.No. 19 Georgia at No. 2 AlabamaESPN2
 6 p.m.No. 20 Kentucky at No. 15 LSUESPNU
 7 p.m.No. 4 Oklahoma State at BaylorESPN2
Sunday, April 3NoonIllinois at MinnesotaESPN2
  Mississippi State at No. 16 TennesseeSEC Network
 1 p.m.Iowa State at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 2 p.m.South Carolina at No. 12 MissouriSEC Network
 4 p.m.No. 19 Georgia at No.2 AlabamaSEC Network
Monday, April 47 p.m.No. 19 Georgia at No. 2 AlabamaSEC Network
Tuesday, April 55 p.m.No. 24 No. 24 Northwestern at Notre DameACC Network
Wednesday, April 65 p.m.St. Francis at PittACC Network
 6 p.m.No. 6 Florida State at No. 5 FloridaSEC Network
 7 p.m.No. 20 Kentucky at LouisvilleESPNU
  UT Arlington at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Friday, April 82:30 p.m.NC State at South CarolinaESPNEWS
 5 p.m.No. 14 Clemson at PittACC Network
 6 p.m.Ole Miss at No. 20 KentuckySEC Network
 10 p.m.No. 21 Arizona State at No. 17 OregonESPN2
Saturday, April 9NoonOle Miss at No. 20 KentuckySEC Network
 2 p.m.Auburn at No. 11 ArkansasSEC Network
 3 p.m.No. 2 Alabama at No. 5 FloridaESPN2
Sunday, April 10NoonNo. 10 Virginia Tech at No. 6 Florida StateACC Network
 1:30 p.m.No. 16 Tennessee at No. 19 GeorgiaESPN2
 4 p.m.No. 2 Alabama at No. 5 FloridaESPN2
 4 p.m.No. 21 Arizona State at No. 17 OregonESPNU
Monday, April 117 p.m.No. 2 Alabama at No. 5 FloridaSEC Network
Tuesday, April 127 p.m.No. 14 Clemson at South CarolinaESPNU
Thursday, April 146 p.m.Mississippi State at No. 2 AlabamaSEC Network
 7 p.m.No. 1 Oklahoma at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 8 p.m.No. 17 Oregon at No. 11 ArizonaESPN2
Friday, April 1511 a.m.UMES at Morgan StateESPNU
 1 p.m.Alabama State at Jackson StateESPNU
  No. 19 Georgia at No. 12 MissouriSEC Network
 5 p.m.Syracuse at LouisvilleACC Network
 7 p.m.No. 1 Oklahoma at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 8 p.m.No. 17 Oregon at No. 11 ArizonaESPNU
 10 p.m.UC San Diego at Cal State FullertonESPNU
Saturday, April 16NoonSouth Carolina at No. 15 LSUSEC Network
 2 p.m.Mississippi State at No. 2 AlabamaESPNU
 2 p.m.No. 1 Oklahoma at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 5 p.m.Texas A&M at No. 16 TennesseeSEC Network
 6 p.m.No. 19 Georgia at No. 12 MissouriESPN2
 8 p.m.No. 20 Kentucky at No. 11 ArkansasESPN2
Sunday, April 1711 a.m.Princeton at YaleESPNU
 NoonSyracuse at LouisvilleACC Network
 2 p.m.No. 20 Kentucky at No. 11 ArkansasSEC Network
 4 p.m.Texas A&M at No. 16 TennesseeSEC Network
Monday, April 187 p.m.Texas A&M at No. 16 TennesseeSEC Network
Wednesday, April 205 p.m.ECU at NC StateACC Network
 7 p.m.No. 10 Virginia Tech at No. 16 TennesseeESPNU
 8 p.m.Houston at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
Thursday, April 219 p.m.No. 14 Clemson at No. 6 Florida StateESPN2
Friday, April 224 p.m.Pitt at VirginiaACC Network
 6 p.m.No. 14 Clemson at No. 6 Florida StateACC Network
 6:30 p.m.Auburn at Mississippi StateSEC Network
 8 p.m.No. 11 Arkansas at No. 5 FloridaESPNU
Saturday, April 232 p.m.No. 15 LSU at No. 19 GeorgiaESPNU
  No. 14 Clemson at No.6 Florida StateACC Network
 2:30 p.m.No. 11 Arkansas at No. 5 FloridaESPN2
 3 p.m.Ole Miss at South CarolinaSEC Network
 5 p.m.Auburn at Mississippi StateSEC Network
 7 p.m.No. 2 Alabama at Texas A&MSEC Network
 7:30 p.m.No. 8 Texas at No. 4 Oklahoma StateESPN2
Sunday, April 24NoonOhio State at No. 13 MichiganESPN2
  No. 15 LSU at No. 19 GeorgiaESPNU
  Louisville at No. 10 Virginia TechACC Network
 7 p.m.No. 12 Missouri at No. 20 KentuckySEC Network
Monday, April 257 p.m.No. 12 Missouri at No. 20 KentuckySEC Network
Wednesday, April 274 p.m.UCONN at Boston CollegeACC Network
 7 p.m.Lamar at Texas A&MSEC Network
Thursday, April 287 p.m.No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 6 Florida StateESPN2
Friday, April 296 p.m.No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 6 Florida StateESPNU
Saturday, April 30NoonNo. 5 Florida at No. 15 LSUESPN2
 3 p.m.Mississippi State at No. 20 KentuckySEC Network
 4 p.m.Virginia at LouisvilleACC Network
 5 p.m.Texas A&M at No. 12 MissouriSEC Network
Sunday, May 111 a.m.No. 10 Virginia Tech at Boston CollegeACC Network
 NoonNo. 5 Florida at No. 15 LSUESPN2
 2 p.m.Houston at South FloridaESPNU
 6 p.m.No. 16 Tennessee at Ole MissSEC Network
Monday, May 27 p.m.No. 16 Tennessee at Ole MissSEC Network
Tuesday, May 35 p.m.Liberty at No. 10 Virginia TechACC Network
 6 p.m.No. 5 Florida at No. 6 Florida StateESPNU
Wednesday, May 46 p.m.Dartmouth at Boston CollegeACC Network
Thursday, May 57 p.m.Pitt at No. 18 DukeACC Network
 9 p.m.No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 1 OklahomaESPN2
Friday, May 65 p.m.No. 24 Northwestern at MinnesotaESPN2
 6 p.m.Auburn at No. 16 TennesseeSEC Network
 7 p.m.No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 1 OklahomaESPN2
Saturday, May 711:30 a.m.Auburn at No. 16 TennesseeSEC Network
 1 p.m.Pitt at No. 18 DukeACC Network
 1:30 p.m.Ole Miss at No. 19 GeorgiaSEC Network
 2 p.m.Baylor at No. 8 TexasLonghorn Network
 3:30 p.m.No. 11 Arkansas at Texas A&MSEC Network
 5 p.m.No. 4 Oklahoma State at No. 1 OklahomaESPNU
Sunday, May 8NoonNo. 20 Kentucky at South CarolinaSEC Network
 NoonNo. 6 Florida State at NC StateACC Network
 2 p.m.No. 12 Missouri at No. 2 AlabamaESPNU
  Louisville at Notre DameACC Network