Days Inn & Suites of Huntsville and Fairfield Inn & Suites of Conroe, preferred hotels of Sam Houston State Athletics, are offering Bearkat fans a special football weekend room rate for SHSU's remaining home games at Elliott T. Bowers. The Bearkats face McNeese State on October 20th for Homecoming and will battle SELU on November 3rd, in Huntsville.

Football fans can take advantage of a special rate just by mentioning "Sam Houston Athletics" or the "Bearkat Rate" when rooms are available for these two weekends and throughout the year.

Days Inn & Suites of Huntsville is located at 161 I-45 South, just minutes away from Sam Houston State's campus. The hotel website is www.daysinn.com and the telephone number is (936) 438-8400. Days Inn is near numerous restaurants and attractions in Huntsville and features a complimentary breakfast, internet, and a pool.    

Fairfield Inn & Suites of Conroe is located at 3010 North IH-45. The hotel website is www.fairfieldconroe.com and the telephone number is (936) 756-3040.

Fairfield Inn & Suites of Conroe is located close to restaurant and shopping areas and within 25 miles of Sam Houston State. The hotel provides a complimentary breakfast to get the Bearkat game day started right. The hotel also boasts a pool , on-site laundry service, and a recreation area

To purchase tickets for Sam Houston State University home football games at Bowers Stadium, go online to www.gobearkats.com/tickets or call the SHSU athletic ticket office at (936) 294-1729.

The Sam Houston athletic ticket office is located in the Ron Mafrige Field House in the South end zone of Bowers Stadium. Ticket office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.