FCS Football News
Marist opens 2011 with three road games
Poughkeepsie, NY (Sports Network) - Marist football will open its 2011 season with three road games and play five home games as part of an 11-game schedule.
The Red Foxes, who finished 3-8 last season, will kick off the campaign at Sacred Heart on Saturday, Sept. 3, followed by another non-conference game at Bucknell Sept. 10 and then their Pioneer Football League opener at Dayton Sept. 17.
Their first home game at Tenney Stadium at Leonidoff Field will be their final one out of conference, against Georgetown on Homecoming Day Sept. 24.
Marist's other home games are against Jacksonville Oct. 1, Campbell Oct. 15, Drake Oct. 29 and Valparaiso Nov. 5. The Red Foxes' other PFL games will be at Davidson Oct. 8, Butler Oct. 22 in the first-ever meeting of the two programs and San Diego Nov. 12.
Head coach Jim Parady enters his 20th season at Marist with 99 career wins.
2011 Marist Football Schedule
Saturday, Sept. 3, at Sacred Heart
Saturday, Sept. 10, at Bucknell
Saturday, Sept. 17, at Dayton*
Saturday, Sept. 24, GEORGETOWN (Homecoming)
Saturday, Oct. 1, JACKSONVILLE*
Saturday, Oct. 8, at Davidson*
Saturday, Oct. 15, CAMPBELL*
Saturday, Oct. 22, at Butler*
Saturday, Oct. 29, DRAKE*
Saturday, Nov. 5, VALPARAISO*
Saturday, Nov. 12, at San Diego*
*-Pioneer Football League game
02/23 09:59:06 ET