HUNTSVILLE -- The home opener for Sam Houston State baseball now will be Friday at 6:30 p.m. when the Bearkats begin a four-game weekend series with the University of Utah at Don Sanders Stadium.

Tuesday's contest with Prairie View A&M originally scheduled for Tuesday night has been postponed to Wednesday, March 24, due to the threat of bad weather.

Following the Utah series, Sam Houston will play a Tuesday game at Texas Southern March 2 then host the Sam Houston baseball classic Friday through Sunday, March 5-7.

Single game baseball tickets for games at Don Sanders are $8 for reserved seats and $6 for general admission. Purchase baseball single game tickets online now.

Sam Houston also has announced exciting "mini-plans" for Bearkat baseball.

The "Five for Fridays" Southland Conference pack features reserved seats for all five Friday night Southland games (a $40 value) for only $25. The five game pack includes the following game dates -- March 19 Texas State, April 9 McNeese State, April 23 Nicholls, April 30 Stephen F. Austin and May 14 Central Arkansas.

Another exciting "mini-plan" offer is the "Super Tuesday" package. The "Super Tuesday" mini-plan includes reserved seating for Sam Houston's March 13 meeting with Rice, March 27 with the Houston Cougars and May 4 against Texas A&M.  The plan is $20.

Purchase a "mini-plan" for baseball online now.

For more information about tickets to Bearkat baseball, softball and other SHSU athletic events go online to www.gobearkats.com or contact the Sam Houston Athletic Ticket Office located in the Ron Mafrige Field House at Bowers Stadium. Ticket office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The ticket office telephone is (936) 294-1729.