EIU Football Single Game Tickets on Sale Monday


Published on August 2 2013 4:13 pm
Last Updated on August 2 2013 4:13 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

Individual game tickets for the 2013 Eastern Illinois home football season will go on sale on Monday, August 5. 

The EIU ticket office is open 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Fridays.  Tickets can also be purchased by calling 217-581-2106 or online at www.eiupanthertickets.com

The home opener for EIU is Sept. 14 against Illinois State in the Mid-America Classic.  EIU’s family weekend is Sept. 28 against Eastern Kentucky.  Single game tickets for each of those contests are $20. EIU will host Southeast Missouri on Oct. 19 for its annual homecoming game.  The Panthers welcome Tennessee Tech to O’Brien Field on Nov. 2 for Hall of Fame day.  Single game tickets for each of those contests are $15.

The final regular season home game will be Nov. 16 against Jacksonville State.  This will be Senior Day with single game tickets $10.

In addition to home games tickets for select road games are available through the EIU Ticket Office with the seats in the EIU section of the stadium.  The season opener on August 31 will be at San Diego State with tickets available for $16.  Tickets for the Panthers battle with in-state rival Southern Illinois on Sept. 7 are available for $20.  EIU plays at 2012 Orange Bowl participant Northern Illinois on Sept. 21 with tickets for that game in DeKalb available for $24.

EIU Athletics and the EIU Alumni Association currently have a tailgate event scheduled for San Diego State and details are being put together for an event at Northern Illinois.  For more information on those tailgate events visit the athletic website at www.eiupanthers.com or call the EIU Alumni Office at 1-800-ALUM EIU (1-800-258-6348).

Season tickets are available for the 2013 EIU football season by calling 217-581-2106 or online at www.eiupanthertickets.com   EIU is the defending Ohio Valley Conference Champion with the Panthers selected to repeat in the OVC preseason poll.  EIU has been nationally ranked in several preseason publications as they are led on offense by Walter Payton Award candidates Erik Lora and Jimmy Garoppolo.