Clay Matvick and former major league infielder Eduardo Perez will call the NCAA baseball tournament’s Stillwater Super Regional this weekend, with late-night games in the best-of-three series between Oklahoma State and UC Irvine scheduled to air at 8:30 p.m. Friday, 9 p.m. Saturday and 8 p.m. Sunday (if necessary) on ESPNU.
ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU are combining to televise every game of the eight Super Regionals from Friday through Monday.
Dari Nowkhah, Danny Kanell and Kaylee Hartung will broadcast the Houston at Texas series, beginning at 3 p.m. Friday on ESPN2.
The two other series involving Big 12 teams debut Saturday: College of Charleston at Texas Tech (Joe Davis and Jay Walker), noon Saturday, ESPNU; Pepperdine at TCU (Adam Amin and Keith Moreland), 3 p.m. Saturday, ESPNU.
•California Chrome tries to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978 as NBC Sports Group presents 16 hours of programming surrounding the 146th Belmont Stakes — more than double the number of hours initially scheduled. Coverage from Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y., begins at 4 p.m. Friday on NBCSN, and culminates with NBC’s coverage at 3:30 p.m Saturday. For those who want to skip the prerace hype, post time is 5:35 p.m. Commentators include Bob Costas, Tom Hammond, analysts Randy Moss and Hall of Fame jockey Jerry Bailey; analysts/handicappers Mike Battaglia and Bob Neumeier; and race caller Larry Collmus.
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