Soccer Announces 2016 TV, Streaming Slate
BATON ROUGE – Fans of the LSU Soccer program will be able to watch their Tigers in action on the SEC Network during the 2016 season as the league office announced Tuesday that regular-season matches against Texas A&M on Sept. 11 and Auburn on Oct. 20 will feature on the network with both kickoffs set for 6 p.m. CT.
The Tigers travel to College Station, Texas, to face the Aggies in their SEC opener on Sunday, Sept. 11, before returning home to play host to Auburn on Thursday, Oct. 20, late in the regular season.
Not only is LSU set to feature twice during the regular season as part of the SEC Network’s women’s soccer coverage, but the network will also broadcast each match during the 2015 SEC Women’s Soccer Tournament through the semifinal round from Oct. 31-Nov. 4, while ESPNU will carry the SEC Tournament Championship Match on Sunday, Nov. 6.
Five of LSU’s home games will also be streamed live on the SEC Network+ when the Tigers play host to Ole Miss on Sept. 16, Lamar on Sept. 18, Tennessee on Oct. 6, Alabama on Oct. 23 and Arkansas on Oct. 27 on the digital platform. In addition, the University of Georgia has announced that LSU’s road match in Athens on Oct. 9 will also be available as part of its match coverage on the SEC Network+.
Fans can catch the coverage on the SEC Network+ by logging on to www.watchespn.com or using the WatchESPN app available on all smartphones and tablet devices.
This marks the third-straight season in which SEC soccer and volleyball will receive extensive coverage on both the SEC Network and ESPNU with 130 games from around the league shown to a nationwide audience in the 2016 season. That includes 50 women’s soccer matches during the regular season and through the semifinal round of the SEC Tournament.