March 28, 2017

Spencer Brickhouse and Trey Benton have been impact players as freshmen on the East Carolina baseball team all season, but lately the full depth of the freshman class has been on display as different upperclassmen have shuffled in and out of the lineup.

On Sunday against Towson, it was Bryant…

ECU pass game progressing

March 28, 2017

After East Carolina football’s fourth workout of spring practice on Monday evening, second-year offensive coordinator Tony Petersen talked about the high value of all three of the team’s quarterbacks taking snaps in the 11-on-11 game sequences.

He got to see plenty of rising junior…

ECU secondary a primary focus

March 27, 2017

It is not hard to believe that one of the primary problems with East Carolina on its way to a 3-9 football season in 2016 was the inconsistency of its defensive backfield.

The Pirates paid the price more than once for giving up big pass plays in games they otherwise played well, and the secondary…

Pirates complete sweep of Towson

March 26, 2017

After a relatively routine win over Towson on Friday night, East Carolina senior Eric Tyler used the old adage that for a baseball team to go on a hot streak or even a lengthy winning streak it must focus on “going 1-0 in each game.”

The No. 25 Pirates did just that against Towson,…