Statesboro, Ga. - Georgia Southern football fans can now ride to Birmingham together when the Eagles open the 2011 season vs. Samford on September 3rd. The Georgia Southern Athletic Foundation at 912-478-5520 is sponsoring a "Caravan to Birmingham" to watch the Eagles take on the Bulldogs at Seibert Stadium. 

A bus will depart on game day from both Statesboro and Atlanta and will depart the stadium 30 minutes following the game. Fans making the trek from Statesboro will stay at the Marriott in Birmingham on Saturday night and then leave for home on Sunday morning. Please see the attached pdf for itinerary and prices.

Fans can follow their Eagles at GeorgiaSouthernEagles.com or receive short updates at facebook.com/GSAthletics, twitter.com/GSAthletics or on Google+ at gplus.to/GSAthletics.