Loading...
BME(Bless my ears). I am 69 and admit to hearing loss but why can prime time tv shows not have the same sound quality...

GAMEDAY: Trevon Brown Q&A

090318ECUfootball-51.jpg
1 of 2

East Carolina receiver Trevon Brown looks for running room against North Carolina A&T on Sept. 2.

081518ECUfootball-1.jpg
Loading…

By RONNIE WOODWARD
The Daily Reflector

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Q: You had 90 receiving yards and a touchdown against North Carolina on Sept. 8, earning the game ball after the Pirates’ 41-19 win. What did you do with the ball?

A: I’m giving it to my son (5-year-old Quey), and it’s unbelievable just to be able to say that I can give that to my son. When he grows up, he can go look at that and say, ‘My dad won a game ball and gave it to me.’ It’s just unbelievable to think about that.

Q: Is Quey a big inspiration for you in football and off the field?

A: I want him to know that I will do anything in my power for him. I want him to be a better person than I was growing up.

Q: How different is it being a fifth-year senior compared to some of the younger guys on the team?

A: It feels a lot different. I remember the seniors (in past years) and for their senior day and playing so hard because they taught me so much. Now it’s like I’m on my way out and I just want to play harder than I’ve ever played before.

Q: You represented the Pirates at American Athletic Conference media days in Newport, R.I., this summer and enjoyed the seafood at the signature clam bake event, right? 

A: Oh yeah, I’m from Wilmington so I have always been around it. I love seafood and it’s a lot of fun (at AAC media days), but really it’s about all of us (fellow representatives Garrett McGhin, Alex Turner and Bruce Bivens) coming together and having fun with it.

IN THE RECORD BOOK

Brown has the most receiving yards in a game in Pirate history with 270 a year ago on nine catches in a 48-20 win against Cincinnati … He also brought in two separate 95-yard receptions in 2017 to hold the top spot for the longest pass play in school history … Brown is currently fifth in ECU career receiving yards with 1,976, which is just behind Troy Smith (1995-98) and his 1,982.

DID YOU KNOW?

Brown enjoys playing the drums and lists that as a top hobby. Football, basketball and music have long been passions in his life.

Contact Ronnie Woodward at rwoodward@reflector.com, 252-329-9592 and follow @RnieW11 on Twitter.

Loading…

Humans of Greenville

@HumansofGville

Local photographer Joe Pellegrino explores Greenville to create a photographic census of its people.

ECU

February 23, 2019

Alec Burleson looked in midseason form in willing No. 11 East Carolina to a 3-1 Game 1 victory over Monmouth at Clark-LeClair Stadium on Saturday night, using exactly 100 pitches for a command performance on the mound and he also was 3-for-3 with two walks as ECU’s leadoff hitter and…

022419ECUbaseball-1.JPG

February 23, 2019

Cincinnati went wire-to-wire on the East Carolina women’s basketball team on Saturday, dealing the Pirates a 68-57 loss in Minges Coliseum and never trailing in the American Athletic Conference clash.

The Bearcats (18-9, 10-4 AAC) dominated possession, tempo and the Pirates (13-14, 4-10), who…

111518ECUBasketball-6.jpg

February 23, 2019

American Athletic Conference basketball has a unique opportunity in New Orleans tonight with one team bound to achieve a breakthrough victory.

East Carolina is 0-9 in road games this season heading into its matchup with Tulane, which is 4-21 overall and has not won an AAC game all season at 0-13.…

020719ECUbasketball-1.JPG

February 22, 2019

Mother Nature has affected East Carolina baseball’s schedule for another weekend.

ECU announced late Friday morning that it will not play Monmouth on Friday, but instead will begin a doubleheader Saturday at 4 p.m. at Clark-LeClair Stadium. 

The No. 11 Pirates (3-1) played Wednesday…

021619ECUbaseball-10.JPG

February 22, 2019

Another weekend series at Clark-LeClair Stadium, this time against winless Monmouth, begins an eight-game homestand for the No. 11-ranked East Carolina baseball team, and it comes just a few days after the Pirates suffered a rare midweek setback at Campbell.

It was cold and misty and damp at…

021619ECUbaseball-13.JPG

February 21, 2019

Erin Poepping brought some fire with her from Minnesota to North Carolina, and it’s been catching with the red-hot East Carolina softball team early in the season.

While the late-winter temperatures here are a far cry from her suburban Minneapolis home, the 8-1 Pirates and their sophomore…

032418ECUSoftball-7.jpg

February 20, 2019

LILLINGTON — Many of the Major League Baseball scouts who arrived to Jim Perry Stadium early and packed the seats behind home plate to key on starting pitching were not around to see a wild ninth inning Wednesday night.

They missed No. 11 East Carolina hit two clutch home runs in the…

021619ECUbaseball-3.JPG

February 20, 2019

The bottom fell out for the East Carolina women’s basketball team on Wednesday night in a 63-50 loss to South Florida.

The game was not the blowout at seemed, except for a dreadful stretch in the game’s critical minutes in the fourth quarter. After the Pirates (13-13, 4-8 American…

011019basketball-5.JPG

February 20, 2019

East Carolina’s home-heavy end to the women’s basketball regular season comes into shape tonight when the Pirates, who are 3-2 in their last five games, host South Florida in Minges Coliseum.

ECU (13-12, 4-8 American) split two road games in Texas last week, most recently falling 63-52…

021019ECUbasketball-5.JPG

February 18, 2019

East Carolina bas­ket­ball’s Jay­den Gard­ner col­lected his fifth Amer­i­can Ath­letic Con­fer­ence fresh­man of the week honor Mon­day af­ter post­ing his ninth dou­ble-dou­ble of the sea­son Sun­day against Tulsa with…

020119ECUbasketball-1.JPG
259 stories in ECU. Viewing 1 through 10.
«First Page   «Previous Page        
Page 1 of 26
        Next Page»   Last Page»