November 20, 2017

It's a juggling act.

Even the most magnificent looking football plays are filled with chance occurrences, unpredictable bounces and bodily collisions with uncertain outcomes. Mastering those fleeting moments of mass confusion is what makes highlight reels, creates superstars and glues masses of…


November 20, 2017

East Carolina vol­ley­ball couldn’t turn its early ad­van­tage into a win Sun­day af­ter­noon in New Or­leans, where Tu­lane ral­lied for a 3-2 vic­tory (23-25, 15-25, 25-17, 25-19, 15-9) against the Pi­rates.

The up­set by Tu­lane…


November 19, 2017

Saturday at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium was mainly about the seniors in East Carolina football’s home finale, a one-sided, 48-20 win over Cincinnati in the penultimate week of the season. Here are some takeaways:

The juniors: Some of the postgame talk by players and coaches was about the junior…


November 19, 2017

Cincinnati managed just 13 yards of offense against East Carolina in the first quarter, and this time it was a sign of things to come.

The Pirates largely stifled the Bearcats in all four quarters of their 48-20 upset special in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, never allowing the visitors a chance to gain a…


November 18, 2017

East Carolina women’s basketball coach Heather Macy said her young team played resilient defense Saturday night in Minges Coliseum against Richmond, which included when the Pirates were leading by one point with just over a minute remaining and the shot clock quickly ticking down on the…


November 18, 2017

Equipped with big white gloves on his hands, Thomas Sirk blocked, ran routes and caught passes on Saturday afternoon as a tight end, H-back and even slot receiver during senior day at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.

He didn’t play quarterback — where his eventful career will most likely…


November 18, 2017

Emotions over a long and painful football season were percolating during pregame in East Carolina's Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, but they erupted completely once the game started on Saturday.

ECU football celebrated senior day in style against Cincinnati, blistering the Bearcats in a wire-to-wire 48-20…


November 18, 2017

Equipped with a 1-1 record and looking to stay on the winning side of things, East Carolina’s women’s basketball team hosts Richmond tonight at 7 in Minges Coliseum.

Fans can gain free admission by showing their ticket from the Cincinnati-ECU football game.

The Pirates struggled in the…


November 18, 2017

Q: If the entire ECU team ran a 40-yard race, who would be leading the way?

A: I would say (freshman defensive back) Keyshawn Canady and probably (also a DB) Chris Love.

Q: What do you like to do away from the football field?

A: I love fishing and I’m a gamer. I could play video games for 24…


November 18, 2017

When two teams that are 1-5 in their conference meet with just two games left in the season, motivation might seem like a needle in a haystack.

But just below the surface, and certainly in both locker rooms for today's Cincinnati-East Carolina clash in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, motivation actually…

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