LSU’s April 5 game at Florida is one of eight games that has been selected for broadcast on ESPNU’s “Thursday Night SEC Baseball Game of the Week,” the conference office announced Monday.
First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. CT from Gainesville, Fla. ESPNU’s “College Baseball Live” will precede each Thursday night game starting at 6 p.m.
The Tigers open the 2012 season Feb. 17 against Air Force, where LSU’s Paul Mainieri was head coach from 1989-94.
Here is the complete 2012 ESPNU Thursday night SEC baseball schedule:
March 22 - Florida at South Carolina
April 5 – LSU at Florida
April 12 - Ole Miss at Georgia
April 19 - Tennessee at Mississippi State
April 26 - Alabama at South Carolina
May 3 - Florida at Kentucky
May 10 - Auburn at Arkansas
May 17 - Ole Miss at Vanderbilt