LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech has announced its baseball television schedule for the 2014 season as the Red Raiders will play eight games on Texas Tech TV on FOX Sports in conjunction with Red Raider Sports Properties, a property of Learfield Sports.
The eight home games on Texas Tech TV can be seen on FOX College Sports, FOX Sports Southwest or FOX Sports Southwest Plus as part of the third-tier rights package signed with FOX Sports in 2013.
Tech’s first home televised game will be Friday, Mar. 7 against New Mexico State at 6:30 p.m. for game three of a four-game series with the Aggies at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
“It is a great opportunity to have eight of our home games televised on the FOX Sports network,” second-year head coach Tim Tadlock said. “Not only is it outstanding for our current players families to watch us throughout the season, but it’s also a great situation for our alumni, supporters of Texas Tech University and our recruits in this region and across the country to watch Texas Tech baseball on FOX Sports.”
The Red Raiders will play six televised games in Big 12 play on FOX Sports, including two games against Texas (Mar. 28 and Mar. 30) and a pair of games against Oklahoma (Apr. 25 and Apr. 27). Tech will also have televised home games against Kansas State (Apr. 13) and West Virginia (May 15) while taking on Prairie View A&M (Apr. 18) in non-conference play.
For the second straight season the Red Raider television broadcast crew will be made up with play-by-play announcer Robert Giovannetti and Mike Gustafson, who will serve as the analyst for the broadcast.
Network and game times are subject to change.
Red Raider Sports Properties is the exclusive, multimedia rights holder of Texas Tech Athletics. In addition to Texas Tech, Learfield Sports manages the multimedia rights for more than 50 collegiate institutions and associations. For more visit www.learfieldsports.com.
FOX Sports Southwest produces over 700 events and nearly 3,000 hours annually of local original sports programming in high-definition. The regional sports network reaches over nine million television homes in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas. Collegiate programming includes Big 12 Conference, SEC, ACC and Conference USA events. FOX Sports Southwest also provides exclusive home team coverage of the Texas Rangers, Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs, Oklahoma City Thunder, New Orleans Hornets, Dallas Stars, FC Dallas and the San Antonio Silver Stars. For complete regional sports news, commentary from team correspondents, and telecast schedules, visit www.foxsportssouthwest.com.
Texas Tech Baseball TV Broadcast Schedule (Home Games)
March 7 – vs. New Mexico State (6:30 p.m.) – FOX College Sports
March 28 – vs. Texas (6:30 p.m.) – FOX College Sports
March 30 – vs. Texas (2 p.m.) – FOX Sports Southwest
April 13 – vs. Kansas State (1 p.m.) – FOX College Sports
April 18 – vs. Prairie View A&M (6:30 p.m.) – FOX Sports Southwest
April 25 – vs. Oklahoma (6:30 p.m.) – FOX Sports Southwest
April 27 – vs. Oklahoma (2 p.m.) – FOX Sports Southwest Plus
May 15 – vs. West Virginia (6:30 p.m.) – FOX Sports Southwest Plus
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