INDIANAPOLIS – The University of Oregon will host its first Super Regional beginning Saturday at PK Park as the No. 5 national seed Ducks will welcome the winner of the Gary Regional, Kent State, it was announced Monday by the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee.
The Ducks (45-17) and Golden Flashes (44-17) will begin a best-of-three-game NCAA Super Regional series at 8 p.m., Saturday at PK Park.
Kent State will be making its first appearance in an NCAA Super Regional, while the 10th-ranked Ducks are hosting their first Super Regional since the program was reinstated (2009), and for the first time since advancing to the College World Series in 1954.
Kent State will travel to Eugene on a 20-game win streak.
Eugene Super Regional Schedule - Times PT
Saturday, 8 p.m., PK Park (ESPNU HD)
Sunday, 7 p.m., PK Park (ESPNU HD)
Monday, 4 p.m., PK Park (ESPNU HD) (if necessary)
All-session tickets are currently on sale at www.GoDucks.com, and single-game tickets will go on sale at 5 p.m., Wednesday.
Covered Chairback: $51
Regular Chairback: $45
General Admission: $36
UO students will receive free admission by getting their UO student IDs scanned at the game. The University of Oregon Athletics Dept. will absorb the cost of student tickets.
SUPER REGIONAL INFO
A minimum of 45 hours of super-regional television will be provided by family of ESPN channels, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU. Consult local listings for specific games shown in each area of the country. As many as 15 national broadcast windows could appear on the three ESPN networks from June 8-11.
The following four super regionals will be played Friday, June 8, Saturday, June 9, and Sunday, June 10 (if necessary). The national seed is indicated before the team name, while updated records through the regionals are in parenthesis.
GAMES BEGIN FRIDAY, JUNE 8 – All Times are Eastern
Stony Brook (50-12) at No. 7 LSU (46-16)
Noon (ESPN2HD), Noon (ESPN2HD), 1 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
St. John’s (NY) (40-21) at Arizona (41-17)
3 p.m. (ESPN2HD), 3 p.m. (ESPN2HD), 4 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
Stanford (41-16) at No. 3 Florida St. (46-15)
7 p.m. (ESPN2HD), 6 p.m. (ESPN2HD), 7 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
TCU (40-20) at No. 2 UCLA (45-14)
9 p.m. (ESPNHD), 9 p.m. (ESPN2HD), 10 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
The following four best-of-three super regionals will be played Saturday, June 9, Sunday, June 10, and Monday, June 11 (if necessary).
GAMES BEGIN SATURDAY, JUNE 9 - All times are Eastern
North Carolina St. (43-18) at No. 1 Florida (45-18)
2 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 1 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 1 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
Arkansas (42-19) at No. 4 Baylor (48-15)
5 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 4 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 4 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
Oklahoma (42-23) at No. 8 South Carolina (43-17)
8 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 7 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 7 p.m. (ESPN2HD)
Kent St. (44-17) at No. 5 Oregon (45-17)
11 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 10 p.m. (ESPNUHD), 7 p.m. (ESPNUHD)
The determination of the Men’s College World Series order of first-round games both Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16, will be announced Monday, June 11. The ESPN family of networks and www.NCAA.com/cws will release the CWS game dates and times as soon as they are available.
The 66th College World Series begins play Friday, June 15, at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska.