Football Ready to Host Penn on Homecoming Weekend
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars

NEW YORK Columbia Football will host Penn during Homecoming weekend on Saturday, October 13 at 1:30 p.m.

Fans can purchase tickets to the game online, or by calling 1-888-LIONS-11.

The Lions and Quakers are both 1-3 overall and 0-1 in the Ivy League.

To view the game, sign up for the SideLion Pass or watch the game live on Comcast cn8 network. (Click here for more information)

Free audio for the game
is available on, and you may also view live stats.

The Lions won their home opener on September 22 against Marist, 31-7, but have since dropped contests at Princeton, 42-32, and at Lafayette, 29-0. Columbia lost on opening weekend at Fordham, 27-10.

Penn defeated Georgetown, 42-13, on October 6, after losing its first three games of the season. The Quakers fell in their season opener against Lafayette, 8-7, at Villanova, 34-14, and at Dartmouth, 21-13.

Columbia quarterback Craig Hormann has risen in the Lions' career record books, as he is now third all-time with 4,563 passing yards and 430 pass completions. Hormann is currently third in the Ivy League with 216.8 passing yards per game, and fifth in total offense with 209.5 yards per contest.

Game notes for the contest are available.

Columbia junior varsity football plays its opening game vs. Princeton at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium on Sunday, October 14 at 1 p.m. The junior varsity game originally scheduled for October 26 vs. Colgate has been cancelled.

Admission to junior varsity games is free.