2014 Columbia Lions Football Schedule
One look at the Columbia football schedule this season and you'll see why
this is a team that is a staple of the campus, as it will be strong program against strong program all season long as the
Lions look to make their move up the Ivy League standings. We know that these schools – Columbia in particular –
can bring it in the classroom too, but don't make the mistake of thinking they don't know their way around the gridiron. When
the Lions take to the field for a highly anticipated matchup, you'll see college football at its finest, and it also helps
that Columbia has a very proud and passionate fan base that always shows up to provide the fanfare.
And that's why Lawrence
A. Wien Stadium is the perfect place to be all season long as the Lions look to take their game to the next level. The Lions
will take on teams like Fordham, Princeton, Dartmouth and Yale are just a few of the highly anticipated home games for the
season, and you can't forget about the road matchups either. Away from home, teams like Albany, Monmouth, Pennsylvania and
more will be hosting the Lions, providing plenty of opportunities both home and away to get right into the heart of the bone-jarring,
Columbia Lions' excitement.
Columbia Lions Football Team Info
The Columbia Lions football team is gearing
up for some big matchups this season, and all the football excitement is sure to be the talk of the town as fans continue
to flock to Lawrence A. Wien Stadium. Tickets are always in high demand when the Columbia Lions kick-off against their biggest
rivals on home turf, and you can count on there being some great fans at your sides for all of the crucial moments of another
great season. It's not easy in the Ivy League with other quality teams as well, but the Lions have a tradition that goes back
generations and this is a team that you simply don't want to miss out on this season as they look to make some serious noise
in conference play.
NCAA Football Experience
Whenever the Lions are on the field at their home venue in
Manhattan, New York, the action heats up and it doesn't take long to see why this is one of the very best spectator sports
that you're going to find. The Lions have plenty to cheer about this season, and you can be along for the ride when you get
tickets to catch an upcoming game at the Lawrence A. Wien stadium. College football tickets are some of the hottest in the
nation, so get yours today while they're still available and get ready to cheer on the Lions as they look to round into form
and pile up the wins all season long. And once you're there watching the action the way it was meant to be seen, you'll definitely
be glad that you're not still sitting in your dorm room, pretending to flip through your microbiology textbook.
Lions Football History
Wien Stadium is home to all the excitement for the Columbia Lions during football season, when
some of the most talented players on the collegiate circuit storm the field for the Lions. 11 different players have gone
on to get elected in the College Football Hall of Fame after dominating for the Columbia Lions, helping to give this football
program a great tradition of excellence that keeps fans coming back year after year. The Lions actually date all the way back
to 1870, making them one of the oldest football programs in the country and helping build a reputation that has solidified
them as staples of the celebrated university.
Columbia Lions Football Trivia
Did you know that legendary
baseball player Lou Gehrig came to Columbia with a football scholarship?
Gehrig was just one of those guys who could
do a little bit of everything, and he came to Columbia in the early 1920s to play football for the Lions and study engineering.
After some complications about whether he would play baseball or football in the early going, Gehrig would have an impact
at fullback for the Lions on the football field and then would be both a pitcher and first baseman for the baseball team.
Columbia Lions Fans
Whenever the Columbia Lions football team is in action at Wien Stadium, fans come flocking
to get tickets to experience the live football action from the grandstands. The Columbia Lions have one of those fan bases
that is always pouring into the stands at Wien Stadium help cheer on their Lions, and you'll understand loud and clear what
all of the buzz is about once you make it out to see the drama unfold for yourself. With the promise of plenty of twists,
turns and nail-biting moments this season, Lions' fans are sure to be out in force all year long.