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September 24, 2017

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – East Carolina stared down a must-win at Connecticut on Sunday afternoon, and the Pirates proved to be in a matinee mood.

ECU chalked up its first win of the season against the last team it beat, last season, after parlaying a 17-point halftime lead into a chaotic 41-38…

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September 24, 2017

Although it naturally casts a far-reaching shadow over East Carolina athletics, the Pirates’ dismal start to the football season should not diminish the spotlight that is brewing in non-revenue sports this fall.

There were not high expectations for ECU women’s soccer this year, but the…


September 24, 2017

Q: You are a senior on the football field. What about academics?

A: I will graduate in December because I only have nine credit hours left. It’s good to get that degree and that’s what you come to school for. I’m glad I got a scholarship to get that for free, too, so it’s a…


September 24, 2017

It is rare for unranked college football teams to face a must-win situation in September, epecially in a conference opener.

But 0-3 East Carolina faces something dangerously close to that in today's rare Sunday noon kickoff at Connecticut, a surprise scheduling change for the Pirates and Huskies…


September 23, 2017

Scottie Montgomery firmly believes his East Carolina football team playing at Connecticut on Sunday, more than a month before originally scheduled, is a much-needed shot in the arm for his team.

Although the 0-3 Pirates are feeling the physical and mental effects of three tough games, their…


September 22, 2017

In an American Athletic Conference ripe for football head coaches at or near the beginning of their careers, Connecticut’s Randy Edsall is the self-described old guy of the AAC.

But as Edsall is in the first season of his second stint as the leader at UConn, he also is a newcomer to the…

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September 21, 2017

The East Carolina women's soccer team opened its American Athletic Conference slate with a loss Thursday night and is no longer undefeated at home after a 2-1 victory by South Florida at Johnson Stadium.

Tensions were running high when it was 1-1 late in the second half. Pirate defender Jayda…

September 21, 2017

East Carolina has not had many defensive answers in its first three football games, allowing 154 points and nearly 2,000 yards so far this season.

But there was a quick answer from one of ECU’s lead defenders when asked the most disappointing thing about the start to the season for the 0-3…


September 20, 2017

Regarded as a demanding, successful and players-first volleyball coach, East Carolina’s Julie Torbett was thinking about all of the players she has coached just minutes after her 400th career victory Tuesday and when asked to reflect on the accomplishment.

ECU gave Torbett win No. 400 in her…


September 19, 2017

Thomas Sirk knows better than anyone the risks of coming back too soon from injury, so he was not upset when he was held out of East Carolina’s home loss to Virginia Tech last week.

The former Duke passer once dealt with multiple Achilles’ tendon injuries and re-injuries, and…

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