Watch Creighton and Nebraska Baseball on NET this Spring

News Release Date: 
March 29, 2018

For Immediate Release

Watch Creighton and Nebraska Baseball on NET this Spring

LINCOLN, Neb. (March 29, 2018) – NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations, offers live coverage at the plate this spring with Nebraska and Creighton baseball.

The first game of “Creighton Baseball” will air at 6:30 p.m. CT, Wednesday, April 4, on NET live from Omaha’s TD Ameritrade Park when the Bluejays take on the Kansas State Wildcats. Sportscasters John Bishop and David Gustafson will have the call.

NET Sports will feature “Nebraska Baseball” at 2 p.m. CT, Saturday, April 14, on NET when the Nebraska Huskers take on the Iowa Hawkeyes live from Hawks Field in Lincoln. Sportscaster Larry Punteney will give the play-by-play with Jeff Leise, former Husker baseball player, providing color commentary.

“Nebraska Baseball” will also be broadcast live on NET at 6:30 p.m. CT, Thursday, April 26, live from Hawks Field when the Huskers take on Nevada. Kevin Kugler is the play-by-play voice with color commentary provided by Leise.

Rounding out the month will be more “Creighton Baseball” when the Bluejays take on Georgetown starting with the first pitch at 6:30 p.m. CT, Saturday, April 28, on NET live from Omaha’s TD Ameritrade Park. Punteney will give the play-by-play with color commentary provided by 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.

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

NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations

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