After a disappointing start to SEC play, Auburn softball is looking to bounce back with a series win over its in-state rival this weekend.
The Tigers host Alabama for a three-game home series, beginning on Friday evening (6 CT).
In all, Auburn and Alabama have played 65 times and the Tide have a significant edge in the series (45-20). As frustrating as that’s been historically, Auburn has won five of its last six meetings against Alabama, including a 2-1 series edge in Tuscaloosa last season.
Pitchers Kaylee Carlson, Makayla Martin and Chardonnay Harris are listed as the projected starters in the circle this weekend.
Here’s all the information you need regarding Auburn’s weekend home series against Alabama:
Auburn softball vs. Alabama game times, TV details
Friday, March 16: 6 p.m. CT (SEC Network+)
Saturday, March 17: 7 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
Sunday, March 18: 4 p.m. CT (SEC Network)
How can I watch Auburn vs. Alabama online?
The three games will be available on WatchESPN.
Who is calling the Auburn vs. Alabama series for ESPN and the SEC Network?
Cara Capuano will be the play-by-play announcer and Jenny Dalton-Hill will join her as an analyst.
How can I listen to the Auburn vs. Alabama games?
You can follow the games on the radio locally on WTGZ-FM (95.9) or online through the Auburn Radio Network.
What you should know
- Mickey Dean reached 500 career wins during the recent Wilson/DeMarini Classic. In his first year on The Plains, the coach has made one of the best starts in program history.
- Victoria Draper leads the country in stolen bases (31 of 35). Her 1.03 stolen bases per game rank No. 3 in the country.
- Carlson has 12 wins so far this season and has totaled a 0.57 ERA. It’s fifth in the SEC and 11th in the nation.