January 17, 2017

FARMVILLE — When Farmville Central boys’ basketball coach Larry Williford looks at East Carteret, he sees a program that, in many ways, looks a lot like the one he has built in Farmville.

Therefore, it should come as no surprise that when the two teams met Monday in the final game of…

Cincy sends ECU to fifth straight loss

January 16, 2017

East Carolina defended Cincinnati about as well as it could, and better than most of the Bearcats’ opponents have this season, but it was not enough to stop the Pirates’ losing streak.

In coach Jeff Lebo’s final game before Monday’s hip surgery will sideline him indefinitely,…

Lebo discusses surgery, Cincinnati

January 15, 2017

Today’s basketball game against Cincinnati will be the last one East Carolina’s Jeff Lebo coaches for a while.

Taking an indefinite leave for left hip surgery does not mean Lebo, whose Pirates host the 22nd-ranked Bearcats at 4 p.m. in Minges Coliseum, is going to sever contact with the…

Bulldogs outrun Guilford Tech

January 14, 2017

Tip-off of Saturday’s game between Pitt Community College and Guilford Tech took place roughly 16 hours after the Bulldogs wrapped up a win over Patrick Henry on Friday night.

If PCC’s players were feeling any fatigue, they didn’t show it as they scored the game’s first six…