Feb. 13, 2013
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The University of Pittsburgh softball team will make its way into the spotlight as the Panthers will be broadcasted live on ESPN3 to a national audience when they take on Fordham at the ESPN Disney Tournament on March 2, 2013. First pitch is set for 4:45 p.m. EST.
ESPN3 is a computer based network. The live stream of the game will only be available on WatchESPN.com.
The Tournament will take place in Kissimmee, Fla., where the Panthers are set to play five games. Along with the nationally televised broadcast against Fordham, Pitt will also face James Madison, Louisiana-Lafayette, LIU Brooklyn and Fairfield. The tournament hosts approximately 40 teams from around the country and will run from March 1st through March 3rd.
The Panthers begin their season in College Station, Texas this coming weekend at the Aggie Classic. Pitt is slated to play Stephen F. Austin, Texas A&M and North Carolina.