Georgia Southern adds Clemson, Ole Miss & Kentucky to future football schedules

Georgia Southern adds Clemson, Ole Miss & Kentucky to future football schedules
FILE - Redshirt junior quarterback Justin Tomlin takes a snap in Georgia Southern's blue-white spring football game. (Source: Lyndsey Gough)

STATESBORO, Ga. (WTOC) - The Georgia Southern University football team added some premier opponents to a future schedule.

The Eagles will travel to face the Clemson Tigers in 2026.

The Eagles faced the Tigers in September of 2018. The game was played as the region worried over Hurricane Florence’s potential impact.

The Eagles lost 38-7.

Georgia Southern has also added Ole Miss and Kentucky to the schedule.

The Wildcats and Eagles will square off in 2029. The Eagles and Rebels will meet in 2030.

Georgia Southern also announced a home-and-home 2018 Raycom Media Camellia Bowl foe, Eastern Michigan. The next battle of the Eagles is schedule for 2027 with Southern hosting EMU, before traveling to Ypsilanti in 2029.

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