URBANA — Tickets are on sale for country star Casey James' Oct. 3 concert at Foellinger Auditorium, Star Course, the University of Illinois student-run concert productions and promotions organization, has announced.
James is currently performing on Taylor Swift's The RED Tour. He first rose to prominence as an "American Idol" contender in 2010. His debut, self-titled album was released last year on BNA Records.
Corey Crowder will open for James. Crowder has performed songs that have appeared in such TV shows as "The Biggest Loser" and "One Tree Hill." He is touring with national acts like Willie Nelson, Joe Nichols and Billy Currington.
Doors open at 7 p.m. The show starts at 8.
Tickets can be purchased through the State Farm Center. They are $15 for students and $20 for the public. Visit http://www.star-course.com  or http://www.caseyjamesofficial.com  for more information.