The OU softball team will open play in the Women's College World Series at noon Thursday, the NCAA announced Sunday. The Sooners (50-8) will face South Florida (50-12) in the opening game of the WCWS at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium.
Thursday's game will be broadcast on ESPN2 (Cox 28).
WCWS tickets can be purchased online at http://ncaa.com/wcws or by phone at (866) 208-0048. Single-session tickets will be available for purchase beginning at 10 a.m. Monday.
Other opening day matchups include LSU-California at 2:30 p.m., Tennessee-Alabama at 6 p.m. and Oregon State-Arizona State at 8:30 p.m.