Football to Face Marist in Home Opener
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Ben Shyman

NEW YORK Columbia faces Marist on Saturday, September 22 at 12:30 p.m. in the first-ever meeting between the two schools. For the Lions, the game marks the team's 2007 home opener. The Lions were 4-2 at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium in 2007, marking the program's most home victories in a season since finishing 4-1 in 1996.

Marist has faced a challenging schedule early in its season. The Red Foxes are 0-3 with losses to Lafayette, San Diego and Wagner.

Game notes for the contest are available.