NET Airs Nebraska, Creighton Baseball in May

News Release Date: 
April 21, 2017

For Immediate Release

NET Airs Nebraska, Creighton Baseball in May

LINCOLN, Neb. (April 21, 2017) – Baseball action continues in May when “Nebraska Baseball” and “Creighton Baseball” air on NET World (NET2) and NET.

“Nebraska Baseball” will air Friday, May 5, starting at 6:30 p.m. CT on NET World (NET2) and then move at 7 p.m. CT to NET for the remainder of the game. The Huskers will take on Big Ten foe Rutgers live from Hawks Field in Lincoln.

Another Big Ten match up against Michigan State will be featured on “Nebraska Baseball” Friday, May 12, again starting at 6:30 p.m. on NET World (NET2) and then moving at 7 p.m. CT to NET. The Huskers will take on the Spartans live from Hawks Field in Lincoln.

Calling the play-by-play action will be Kevin Kugler with color commentary provided by Jeff Leise, former Husker baseball player, for both games.

Rounding out the month will be “Creighton Baseball” when NET Sports features “Military Appreciation Night” at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha when the Creighton Bluejays take on the McNeese State Cowboys at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, May 13 on NET.

Calling the play-by-play action will be sportscaster Larry Punteney with color commentary provided by sportscaster John Bishop.

Fans can also watch “Creighton Baseball” live online at netNebraska.org and on the NET Nebraska App.

Coverage of “Nebraska Baseball” and “Creighton Baseball” are productions of NET Sports.

NET operates the statewide public service network which includes television, radio and online services. To learn more, visit netNebraska.org.

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CONTACT: Sandi Karstens, 402-470-6578, skarstens@netNebraska.org

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