STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) - The Georgia Southern University football team will travel north for a matchup with a Big 10 Conference opponent.
The Eagles will travel to Madison, WI in 2023 to face the Wisconsin Badgers. The game is scheduled for Sept. 16, 2023.
This will be the first time the Eagles have faced the Badgers in football. It will be GS's fourth game against a Big Ten school. (Indiana, 2017; Minnesota, 2019; Nebraska, 2022).
This is how the announced future non-conference slate stacks up through 2027:
2018 Sept. 1 - vs. South Carolina State (Paulson) Sept. 8 - vs. UMass (Paulson) Sept. 15 - at Clemson (Clemson, S.C.) Oct. 20 - at New Mexico State (Las Cruces, N.M.)
2019 Aug. 31 - at LSU (Baton Rouge, La.) Sept. 7 - vs. Maine (Paulson) Sept. 14 - at Minnesota (Minneapolis, Minn.) Oct. 19 - vs. New Mexico State (Paulson)
2020 Sept. 5 - at Boise State (Boise, Idaho) Sept. 12 - vs. Campbell (Paulson) Sept. 19 - vs. Florida Atlantic (Paulson) Oct. 31 - at Ole Miss (Oxford, Miss.)
2021 Sept. 18 - at Arkansas (Fayetteville, Ark.) Sept. 25 - at Florida Atlantic (Boca Raton, Fla.) Nov. 20 - BYU (Paulson) TBA - Home vs. FCS
2022 Sept. 10 - at Nebraska (Lincoln, Neb.) Sept. 17 - at UAB (Birmingham, Ala.) Sept. 24 - Ball State (Paulson) TBA - Home vs. FCS
2023 Sept. 9 - UAB (Paulson) Sept. 16 - at Wisconsin (Madison, Wisc.) Sept. 23 - at Ball State (Muncie, Ind.) TBA - Home vs. FCS
2024 Aug. 31 - Boise State (Paulson) Oct. 12 - at BYU (Provo, Utah) TBA - Away vs. FBS TBA - Home vs. FCS
2025 Oct. 4 - Liberty (Paulson) TBA - Away vs. FBS TBA - Away vs. FBS TBA - Home vs. FCS
2026 Sept. 26 - Houston (Paulson) Oct. 10 - at Liberty (Lynchburg, Va.) TBA - Away vs. FBS TBA - Home vs. FCS
2027 Sept. 18 - at Houston (Houston, Texas) TBA - Away vs. FBS TBA - Home vs. FBS TBA - Home vs. FCS