Nebraska has four national appearances on BTN
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

BTN Announces Baseball TV Schedule

By NU Athletic Communications

Lincoln - On Thursday morning the Big Ten Conference and the Big Ten Network announced their TV and schedules for the 2013 baseball season. The Huskers are slated to make four nationally-televised appearances on BTN, with another nine games streamed live on (subscription required).

Four of the streams will also be shown live across the state of Nebraska on NET.

Overall, all 21 Husker home games will be either on TV or streamed on the internet, as HuskersNSide will stream 14 games that weren't picked up by BTN or

Every Friday night Big Ten Conference home game will be shown on either BTN or NET/, while Nebraska's game with preseason No. 1 Arkansas at Hawks Field on April 16 at 6:35 p.m. will also be shown nationally on the BTN. The Huskers' April 9 meeting with Creighton at Hawks Field is also scheduled to be shown on NET/

Nebraska's first road appearance on BTN will come on Friday, April 19, when the Huskers pay a visit to defending Big Ten champion Purdue. Games two and three of the weekend series will each be streamed on

Also on the road, Nebraska's entire three-game series at Minnesota is scheduled to be streamed on The trip to Minnesota is the NU's final regular-season road trip of the season.

BTN will offer its most extensive baseball and softball coverage ever, with over 220 events airing on BTN, BTN2Go and for the 2013 season. BTN will air at least 84 conference matchups, including the entire Big Ten Baseball Tournament, which will take place at Target Field in Minneapolis.

Highlights and coverage of Big Ten baseball and softball will be featured on the Diamond Report, which airs Sunday nights during the season beginning in April. Hosts Rick Pizzo, Mike Hall and various analysts will discuss Big Ten matchups and breakout performances from the weekend's games.

2013 BTN Schedule
Friday, March 29 - Northwestern

Tuesday, April 16 - Arkansas

Friday, April 19 - at Purdue

Saturday, May 4 - Indiana

2013 NET & Schedule
Tuesday, April 9 - Creighton (NET/

Friday, April 12 - Ohio State (NET/

Saturday, April 20 - at Purdue (

Sunday, April 21 - at Purdue (

Sunday, May 5 - Indiana (NET/

Friday, May 10 - at Minnesota (

Saturday, May 11 - at Minnesota (

Sunday, May 12 - at Minnesota (

Friday, May 17 - Michigan (NET/


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