Weather by

View Full Forecast

Login | Register

facebook Icon rss Icon twitter Icon

More from ECU

  • Lingering spotlight at ECU

    By Nathan Summers | September 29, 2014 - 10:25pm

    Moving up a spot in the national rankings this week despite sitting at home during last Saturday’s bye, the No. 22 East Carolina football team continued to be part of the national college football conversation on Monday.

  • Pirates 22nd in AP poll

    September 28, 2014 - 10:24pm

    Florida State remained No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll after a second straight comeback victory, but support for the Seminoles is waning.

  • High-profile Pirates

    By Nathan Summers | September 27, 2014 - 10:25pm

    First there was a win at Virginia Tech, and then a 70-41 demolition of North Carolina at home, and with it, a No. 23 ranking and a new wave of momentum for the East Carolina football team this week.

  • Pirates getting wins in recruiting

    By Nathan Summers | September 26, 2014 - 10:24pm

    There is perhaps no greater recruiting tool in sports than winning.

  • Player faces assault on officer charge

    September 26, 2014 - 5:25pm

    East Carolina junior offensive lineman Will Foxx faces two misdemeanor charges stemming from a spring altercation in which Foxx was alleged to have elbowed a female Greenville police officer, breaking her jaw.

  • ECU defense doing its part

    By Nathan Summers | September 25, 2014 - 10:24pm

    In the immediate aftermath of Saturday night’s football game in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, there was little jawing left to be done and no lingering arguments left to be finished.

  • Change pays dividends for ECU

    By Nathan Summers | September 24, 2014 - 10:25pm

    Taylor Hudson asked for a raise at the beginning of the football season. Sort of.

  • Carden closing in on record

    By Nathan Summers | September 23, 2014 - 10:25pm

    As it happens, Shane Carden has never met David Garrard, but the two East Carolina passing greats are likely going to meet, albeit briefly, in the ECU football record book.

  • Bigger battles longtime friend in rout

    By Nathan Summers | September 22, 2014 - 10:25pm

    No matter how intense in-state college football rivalries get, very often it is a chaotic mix of love and hate on the field among the many opponents who either grew up together, played together or even against each other in previous lives.

  • Summers: Purple skies over new era

    September 21, 2014 - 10:24pm

    It’s a brand-new era. When dusk descended on Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on Saturday evening, there was a small trickle of the record-setting crowd beginning to traverse the staircases and disappear into the coming night.

  • East Carolina in top 25

    September 21, 2014 - 2:52pm

    East Carolina is ranked in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time since 2008, and Mississippi State moved into the Top 25 for the first time in two seasons after breaking a long losing streak against LSU.

  • ECU routs Heels again

    By Nathan Summers | September 20, 2014 - 10:25pm

    East Carolina sent another Atlantic Coast Conference team out to sea on Saturday afternoon, obliterating North Carolina for the second straight season and running its ACC streak to four wins in four games.

  • Notes: Big day for Bigger

    September 20, 2014 - 10:24pm

    Appropriately enough, Zeek Bigger’s defensive performances just keep getting bigger for the East Carolina football team.

  • Allen blazes trail through Heels

    By Ronnie Woodward | September 20, 2014 - 10:24pm

    As East Carolina continues to pile up points and football wins, star senior quarterback Shane Carden and star senior receiver Justin Hardy continue to gain national recognition.

  • VIDEO: Clips from ECU's win, Sept. 20

    September 20, 2014 - 7:47pm

    Quick clips from ECU's 70-41 victory over UNC on Sept. 20, 2014.

  • ECU routs UNC 70-41

    By The Associated Press | September 20, 2014 - 6:00pm

    Shane Carden and East Carolina's offense found a way to top last year's blowout win against an instate rival from one of the power conferences.

  • Gameday: UNC at ECU

    By Nathan Summers | September 19, 2014 - 10:25pm

    East Carolina can continue some recent football dominance over the Atlantic Coast Conference this afternoon, and against the team with which the Pirates’ current 3-0 ACC streak began.

  • Gameday: UNC at ECU

    By Nathan Summers | September 19, 2014 - 10:25pm

    East Carolina can continue some recent football dominance over the Atlantic Coast Conference this afternoon, and against the team with which the Pirates’ current 3-0 ACC streak began.

  • ECU's Smith deflects praise

    By Nathan Summers | September 18, 2014 - 10:25pm

    It pains Rick Smith to read the praise he has frequently received since taking over as East Carolina football’s defensive coordinator a couple of offseasons ago.

  • Pirates attacking at D-line

    By Nathan Summers | September 17, 2014 - 10:25pm

    East Carolina’s defense has been pushing people around lately, even more so than usual.

  • ECU's deep threat

    By Nathan Summers | September 16, 2014 - 10:25pm

    Virginia Tech’s worst moments last Saturday happened when East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden cocked his arm and catapulted the football high and long down the field.

  • Pirates to face Green Bay

    September 16, 2014 - 10:24pm

    The East Carolina men’s basketball team will face Green Bay in the first round of the Gulf Coast Showcase according to an announcement from event organizers on Tuesday.

  • Another ACC foe up next

    By Nathan Summers | September 15, 2014 - 10:25pm

    A tried-and-true believer in his coaching philosophies, Ruffin McNeill was unaware of the recent historical significance of his team’s win over Virginia Tech last Saturday.

  • Summers: Williamses leave mark

    September 14, 2014 - 10:25pm

    BLACKSBURG, Va.Where there was a Williams, there was a way.

  • Late TD lifts ECU past Hokies

    By Nathan Summers | September 13, 2014 - 10:25pm

    BLACKSBURG, Va. — East Carolina took Virginia Tech’s “White Out” celebration and painted it black on Saturday afternoon.

Bless your heart
Bless your heart

College Football