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July 16, 2018

CARY — The 16th annual Bill Dooley Pigskin Preview followed tradition Monday and turned into part comedy act by the five coaches involved and part serious football talk.

East Carolina third-year coach Scottie Montgomery and N.C. Central interim coach Granville Eastman were joined by Atlantic…


Summer schedule rooted in balance

July 16, 2018

Speaking engagements and vacation time for college football coaches will turn into full preseason practices in less than a month, but for now there is still some balancing of obligations.

First-year East Carolina defensive coordinator David Blackwell has worked on specific details with his players…


BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Post 39 wins series opener

July 15, 2018

WINTERVILLE — Quick-moving pitcher Shade Bland and Pitt County Post 39 pieced together a clean, 12-2 victory against Wilson Post 13 on Sunday night in the opening game of the American Legion Area 1 East championship baseball series.

The winner of the five-game series, which will return…


Blackwell embraces return to ENC

July 15, 2018

David Blackwell has coached college football at Pittsburgh and South Florida, which is located in Tampa.

He said it was easy to recognize that the Pittsburgh Steelers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the NFL are kings in those cities.

He also is a former East Carolina football player and student…