Aug. 31, 2017

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – An expanded schedule of online streaming for Virginia athletics home events on ACC Network Extra gets underway Thursday with a soccer doubleheader featuring the Cavaliers’ nationally-ranked men’s and women’s soccer programs. ACC Network Extra is a dedicated live-events digital channel announced last fall as part of the ACC’s media rights agreement with ESPN.

A total of 53 Virginia regular-season athletics contests will be carried by ACC Network Extra, ESPN networks and Regional Sports Networks. That lineup features 37 broadcasts that will originate from UVA home events.

In addition, preliminary rounds from home sites of the ACC men’s soccer championships will be streamed on ACC Network Extra with the championships finals on Regional Sports Networks. The semifinals and finals of the ACC women’s soccer and field hockey championships will be broadcast on Regional Sports Networks.

Fans can access ACC Network Extra broadcasts through the WatchESPN ( website and the WatchESPN app.

Watch ESPN requires viewers to log in with a username and password using their cable television provider. Fans will need the online sign-in information for their cable or satellite provider to access WatchESPN.

The WatchESPN app is available on iTunes and Google Play. Once downloaded, select channel and then the ACC Network Extra logo. Game broadcasts are located under the “Live Now” feature.

Fans can find direct links to all UVA athletics broadcasts in pre-event press releases on, the sport schedule pages on or each sport’s pre-event Twitter feed.

Here is a breakdown by sport of Virginia’s regular-season broadcast appearances.

Field Hockey
Sept. 1 vs. Columbia
Sept. 8 vs. Duke
Sept. 15 vs. William & Mary
Sept. 17 vs. Richmond
Sept. 22 vs. Boston College
Sept. 25 vs. Pacific
Oct. 6 vs. North Carolina
Oct. 14 at Syracuse
Oct. 17 vs. Maryland
Oct. 21 at Louisville

Men’s Soccer
Aug. 31 vs. Hofstra
Sept. 4 vs. UNCW
Sept. 8 vs. Syracuse
Sept. 12 vs. Marquette
Sept. 15 at Virginia Tech
Sept. 22 vs. North Carolina (TV)
Sept. 25 vs. Davidson
Sept. 29 at Notre Dame
Oct. 2 vs. Portland
Oct. 6 vs. Boston College
Oct. 10 vs. Lehigh
Oct. 20 vs. Pitt
Oct. 27 at Duke

Women’s Soccer
Aug. 31 vs. Wisconsin
Sept. 3 vs. Richmond
Sept. 7 vs. UCLA
Sept. 10 vs. Penn State
Sept. 15 at NC State
Sept. 21 vs. Miami
Sept. 24 vs. North Carolina (ESPNU)
Oct. 1 at Pittsburgh
Oct. 5 vs. Notre Dame
Oct. 8 vs. Louisville
Oct. 14 vs. Clemson
Oct. 19 at Syracuse
Oct. 26 vs. Duke

Sept. 22 at Florida State
Sept. 24 at Miami
Sept. 27 vs. Virginia Tech
Sept. 29 at Pittsburgh
Oct. 8 vs. Louisville
Oct. 13 at NC State
Oct. 14 at North Carolina
Oct. 20 vs. Duke
Oct. 22 vs. Wake Forest
Oct. 29 at Syracuse
Nov. 3 vs. Clemson
Nov. 4 vs. Georgia Tech
Nov. 11 at Louisville
Nov. 12 at Notre Dame
Nov. 17 vs. Miami
Nov. 19 vs. Florida State
Nov. 22 at Virginia Tech
Nov. 25 vs. Pitt