STATESBORO, Ga. - Single-game tickets for the Eagle Football team's 2011 season opener at Samford will go on sale from Friday, August 5th, through Tuesday, August 30th at the Georgia Southern Athletic Ticket Office and online at  GeorgiaSouthernEagles.com/tickets. Tickets are $15 each and an additional processing fee of $2.50 is applied for each ticket ordered. Season tickets and tickets for the Eagles' September 3rd game in Birmingham will also be sold at the "Meet the Eagles" event on Saturday, August 20th.

Regular business hours for the Georgia Southern Ticket Office, located in the Cowart Building at 203 Lanier Drive in Statesboro, are 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Mastercard, checks and cash are accepted for purchases at the Athletics Ticket Office. Orders can be placed with VISA or Mastercard by calling 1-800-478-9467 (GSU-WINS) or locally at 478-9467. For 24/7 convenience, tickets may also be purchased online at GeorgiaSouthernEagles.com/tickets.

For 2011 season tickets at Paulson Stadium, some seat locations may require a donation to the Georgia Southern Athletic Foundation. Students at Georgia Southern and East Georgia College who present a valid student ID card at Gates 1 and 2 are admitted free to all regular-season games at Paulson Stadium.

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