UK Baseball

Eight UK baseball games to be televised

Eight University of Kentucky baseball games will be televised this season, the school announced Tuesday.

Five of the games will be home contests shown on the Big Blue Sports Network.

Coverage begins with the April 11-12 games against defending Southeastern Conference champion and College World Series runner-up Georgia. Also scheduled are games against Auburn on May 9 and May 10 and against Morehead State on May 12.

The UK-Tennessee matchup in Lexington on May 2 has been designated the SEC Game of the Week on Fox Sports Net. Sun Sports will show the May 14 and May 16 games at Florida.

UK opens its season against Troy on Feb. 20 in the Caravelle Resort Tournament in Myrtle Beach, S.C.