Softball on ACC Network Swings into Action February 16

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Softball on ACC Network Swings into Action February 16

  • ACCN will televise 57 games, including 30 conference matchups
  • Four games from St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational Presented by Wilson Feb. 17-19
  • Preliminary rounds of the ACC Softball Championship televised live on ACCN

ACC Network (ACCN), the 24/7 national platform dedicated to ACC sports, will offer a vast schedule of ACC softball events for the 2022 season with 57 games, including 30 conference matchups, beginning Wednesday, Feb. 16.

Additionally, ACC teams will play five regular-season games on ESPN networks and ACC Network Extra (ACCNX), ACCN’s digital platform available on the ESPN App, will carry a number of softball games throughout the spring.

2021 Women’s College World Series finalist and sixth-ranked Florida State kicks off ACCN’s softball slate on Feb. 16 against South Alabama at 2 p.m. ET. Following the season-opener on ACCN, the network will carry four games from the St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational Presented by Wilson: Texas Tech/No. 14 Clemson (Thursday, Feb. 17, 3:30 p.m.), USF/Notre Dame (Friday, Feb. 18, 3 p.m.), No. 24 Northwestern/No. 14 Clemson (Saturday, Feb. 19, 11 a.m.) and No. 13 Michigan/No. 6 Florida State (Feb. 19, 1 p.m.).

All 13 ACC teams will be showcased this season, including 12-time Women’s College World Series participant and 2018 NCAA Champion Florida State making seven appearances on the network, while reigning ACC Champion and No. 18 Duke will be featured six times on ACCN. Conference play on ACCN starts on Friday, March 4 with No. 14 Clemson hosting No. 10 Virginia Tech at 5 p.m.

Must-watch softball games on ACCN

  • 24 Northwestern vs No. 14 Clemson (Feb. 19)
  • 13 Michigan vs No. 6 Florida State (Feb. 19)
  • 10 Virginia Tech at No. 14 Clemson (March 4)
  • 14 Clemson at No. 18 Duke (March 20)
  • 10 Virginia Tech at No. 6 Florida State (April 10)
  • 14 Clemson at No. 6 Florida State (April 22 & 23)

ACC Championship Coverage on ACCN

ACCN will feature the preliminary rounds of the ACC Softball Championship, May 11-13 at Pitt’s Ulmer Vartabedian Field. ESPN2 will carry the ACC Softball Championship game on Saturday, May 14.

ACC Teams ranked in the 2022 ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Preseason Top 25: No. 6 Florida State, No. 10 Virginia Tech, No. 14 Clemson and No. 18 Duke.

Date Time (ET) Matchup Network
Wed, Feb. 16 2 p.m. South Alabama at No. 6 Florida State ACCN
Thu, Feb. 17 3:30 p.m. St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational Presented by Wilson

Texas Tech vs No. 14 Clemson

ACCN
Fri, Feb. 18 3 p.m. St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational Presented by Wilson

USF vs Notre Dame

ACCN
Sat, Feb. 19 11 a.m. St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational Presented by Wilson

No. 24 Northwestern vs No. 14 Clemson

ACCN
  1 p.m. St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational Presented by Wilson

No. 13 Michigan vs No. 6 Florida State

ACCN
Wed, Feb. 23 TBD Georgia State at Georgia Tech ACCN
Tue, March 1 5 p.m. No. 13 Michigan at North Carolina ACCN
Fri, March 4 5 p.m. No. 10 Virginia Tech at No. 14 Clemson ACCN
Wed, March 9 4 p.m. Charlotte at No. 18 Duke ACCN
Sat, March 12 Noon Syracuse at No. 10 Virginia Tech ACCN
  2 p.m. No. 6 Florida State at Georgia Tech ACCN
Sun, March 13 Noon Boston College at North Carolina ACCN
  2 p.m. Notre Dame at Virginia ACCN
  4 p.m. NC State at No. 18 Duke ACCN
Tue, March 15 6 p.m. UNCW at North Carolina ACCN
Wed, March 16 5 p.m. Penn State at Pitt ACCN
Fri, March 18 5 p.m. North Carolina at No. 10 Virginia Tech ACCN
Sat, March 19 2 p.m. Notre Dame at Pitt ACCN
  4 p.m. Georgia Tech at Louisville ACCN
Sun, March 20 Noon Virginia at NC State ACCN
  2 p.m. No. 14 Clemson at No. 18 Duke ACCN
Tue, March 22 7 p.m. Liberty at Virginia ACCN
Fri, March 25 5 p.m. Syracuse at Georgia Tech ACCN
Sat, March 26 5 p.m. Louisville at No. 14 Clemson ACCN
Sun, March 27 Noon No. 18 Duke at Notre Dame ACCN
  2 p.m. Syracuse at Georgia Tech ACCN
  4 p.m. NC State at North Carolina ACCN
Tue, March 29 5 p.m. Harvard at Boston College ACCN
Wed, March 30 7 p.m. South Carolina at No. 14 Clemson ACCN
Tue, April 5 5 p.m. Northwestern at Notre Dame ACCN
Wed, April 6 5 p.m. St. Francis at Pitt ACCN
Fri, April 8 5 p.m. No. 14 Clemson at Pitt ACCN
Sun, April 10 Noon No. 10 Virginia Tech at No. 6 Florida State ACCN
Fri, April 15 5 p.m. Syracuse at Louisville ACCN
Sun, April 17 Noon Syracuse at Louisville ACCN
Wed, April 20 5 p.m. ECU at NC State ACCN
Fri, April 22 4 p.m. Pitt at Virginia ACCN
  6 p.m. No. 14 Clemson at No. 6 Florida State ACCN
Sat, April 23 2 p.m. No. 14 Clemson at No. 6 Florida State ACCN
Sun, April 24 Noon Louisville at No. 10 Virginia Tech ACCN
Wed, April 27 4 p.m. UConn at Boston College ACCN
Sat, April 30 4 p.m. Virginia at Louisville ACCN
Sun, May 1 11 a.m. No. 10 Virginia Tech at Boston College ACCN
Tue, May 3 5 p.m. Liberty at No. 10 Virginia Tech ACCN
Wed, May 4 6 p.m. Dartmouth at Boston College ACCN
Thu, May 5 7 p.m. Pitt at No. 18 Duke ACCN
Sat, May 7 1 p.m. Pitt at No. 18 Duke ACCN
Sun, May 8 Noon No. 6 Florida State at NC State ACCN
  2 p.m. Louisville at Notre Dame ACCN
Wed, May 11 1 p.m. ACC Softball Championship First Round ACCN
  3:30 p.m. ACC Softball Championship First Round ACCN
Thu, May 12 11 a.m. ACC Softball Championship Quarterfinal 1 ACCN
  1:30 p.m. ACC Softball Championship Quarterfinal 2 ACCN
  5 p.m. ACC Softball Championship Quarterfinal 3 ACCN
  7:30 p.m. ACC Softball Championship Quarterfinal 4 ACCN
Fri, May 13 1 p.m. ACC Softball Championship Semifinal 1 ACCN
  3:30 p.m. ACC Softball Championship Semifinal 2 ACCN

 

About ACC Network

Owned and operated by ESPN in partnership with the Atlantic Coast ConferenceACC Network (ACCN) and its digital platform ACCNX is a 24/7 national network dedicated to ACC sports that launched on August 22, 2019. ACCN televises more than 500 regular-season and tournament games from across the conference’s 27 sponsored sports plus a complement of news and information shows and original programming. Together, ACCN and its digital platform, ACCNX, combine to feature more than 1,500 ACC events each year. ESPN has been televising ACC content since 1979 and has exclusive rights to every conference-controlled game across all sports and championships.

Carriage agreements are in place with the following video providers: Comcast’s Xfinity, Cox, DIRECTV, DIRECTV STREAM, DISH Network, Frontier, fuboTV, Google Fiber, Hulu+ Live TV, Mediacom, Optimum, Sling TV, Spectrum TV, Suddenlink, Verizon Fios, YouTube TV, members of the NCTC, NRTC and Vivicast, among others. All ACCN games will also be available on the ESPN App to authenticated subscribers. Fans interested in learning more about ACCN can visit https://getaccn.com.

Contact: Amy Ufnowski, [email protected], @AmyUf

 

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