Marist to play five home games in 2012
Poughkeepsie, NY (Sports Network) - The Marist football team will play five home games as part of an 11-game schedule announced on Tuesday.
The Red Foxes are coming off a 4-7 season under veteran head coach Jim Parady.
Marist will open its season with three non-conference games, Sept. 1 at Bucknell, Sept. 8 at Tenney Stadium versus Bucknell and Sept. 15 at Columbia.
The Red Foxes' final eight games will all be against Pioneer Football League opponents. They will host Davidson (Sept. 22), Butler (Oct. 13), San Diego (Nov. 3) and Dayton (Nov. 10).
They also will go on the road to face Jacksonville (Sept. 29), Drake (Oct. 20), Valparaiso (Oct. 27) and Campbell (Nov. 17).
2012 Marist Football Schedule
Saturday, Sept. 1 - at Bryant
Saturday, Sept. 8 - BUCKNELL
Saturday, Sept. 15 - at Columbia
Saturday, Sept. 22 - DAVIDSON* (Alumni Weekend)
Saturday, Sept. 29 - at Jacksonville*
Saturday, Oct. 13 - BUTLER*
Saturday, Oct. 20 - at Drake*
Saturday, Oct. 27 - at Valparaiso*
Saturday, Nov. 3 - SAN DIEGO*
Saturday, Nov. 10 - DAYTON*
Saturday, Nov. 17 - at Campbell*
* - Pioneer Football League game
02/07 17:04:52 ET