Football's 2010 Schedule Released; Spring Game Set for April 23 at 7 p.m.
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars

NEW YORK – Columbia will open the 2010 football campaign with four straight home games on Robert K. Kraft Field, beginning on Saturday, September 18 vs. Fordham in the annual Liberty Cup game.

After a year off, Columbia will renew its series with Towson on Sept. 25, before kicking off the Ivy League season on Saturday, October 2 against Princeton.  The four-game homestand will conclude against Lafayette on Oct. 9.

The Lions will travel to Penn, the defending league champions, on Oct. 16, followed by the annual Homecoming game vs. Dartmouth on Oct. 23.

Road games at Yale (Oct. 30) and at Harvard (Nov. 6) follow, with Columbia's home finale taking place against Cornell on Nov. 13.  The Lions will close out the season at Brown on Nov. 20.

Columbia's annual spring game will have a different feel this year as it will be played at night for the first time in recent memory.  The spring game will be on Friday, April 23 at 7 p.m. on Robert K. Kraft Field at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium.

2010 Columbia Football Schedule

Sept. 18       FORDHAM
Sept. 25 TOWSON
Oct. 16 at Penn*
Oct. 30 at Yale*
Nov. 6 at Harvard*
Nov. 13 CORNELL*
Nov. 20 at Brown*

Home games in CAPS played on Robert K. Kraft Field at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium
All game times will be announced at a later date
* - Ivy League game