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UF Baseball: SEC Network Set to Telecast Inaugural Game at Florida Ballpark; Gators Announce Opening Series Times

A look at one of the prominent entrances at Florida Ballpark.
Photo By: Tim Casey

Courtesy of University Athletic Association

ESPN and the Southeastern Conference announced the inaugural game at Florida Ballpark at Alfred A. McKethan Field will be telecast live via SEC Network, with the first pitch of No. 1 Florida’s season-opening game against No. 21 Miami set for 3 p.m., Friday, Feb. 19.

First pitches for the Saturday and Sunday games will both be 1 p.m., with live streaming available via SECNetwork + and the ESPN app. All three games will also feature radio broadcasts via ESPN 98.1FM/850AM WRUF.

The Gators, who are the unanimous preseason No. 1 team, have won 15 of their last 18 games against Miami, including last year’s sweep of the then-No. 1 Hurricanes in Coral Gables. Last year’s series marked Florida’s fourth sweep of the Hurricanes under head coach Kevin O’Sullivan, and the Gators have won each of the last six regular-season series. Florida’s overall record against Miami under Coach O’Sullivan is 34-13.

Ticket Information for Miami Series

All three games of the Miami series are sold out.