The 2022 NCAA Division I softball season kicks off on Feb. 10 with the Oklahoma Sooners' first game in their quest to defend their title.
The top-seeded Sooners won the 2021 national championship with a 5-1 victory over No. 10 Florida State.
What: Oklahoma's season-opening game against UC Santa Barbara
When: 5:30 p.m. ET
Can't catch Thursday's game? Don't worry, ESPN will have nearly 200 Division 1 softball games televised and another 1,900 matchups across our digital networks this season.
The season begins with the return of the St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational Presented by Wilson (Feb. 17-20) featuring 16 teams and 40 games.
The Women's College World Series takes place this season in Oklahoma City, beginning June 2.
How do I watch the regular season?
College softball games will be played across ESPN+ and other networks. Check this page for streaming links to every single game.
When will games be played?
Hardly a day will go by over the next few months without at least one game happening. You can find the full schedule right here.