Hoffman blows away Blue Raiders
By Nathan Summers | April 17, 2014 - 10:25pm
Middle Tennessee starting pitcher Zac Curtis was as good as advertised on Thursday night at East Carolina, allowing one run on six hits and walking two through eight strong innings.
Love lifts Pirates
By Ronnie Woodward | April 16, 2014 - 10:24pm
Reid Love followed up an outing in which he didn’t get an out with one of his finest ones of the season on Wednesday, shutting down UNC Wilmington and creating more than enough time for the East Carolina baseball offense to complete an 8-5 comeback win at Clark-LeClair Stadium.
Former Pirate signs with Jets
By Dennis Waszak Jr. | April 16, 2014 - 10:23pm
NEW YORK — Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson found a new job pretty quickly, too.
Round 1 of ECU-UNCW a wash
April 15, 2014 - 10:25pm
East Carolina was scheduled to play five baseball games in five days, but on Tuesday that was turned into a four-game schedule for the week.
A Lovely first impression
By Nathan Summers | April 14, 2014 - 10:25pm
Perhaps the tallest obstacle to be scaled at any college football spring practice is a walk-on garnering significant attention from his coaches.
Pirates hope to beat UNCW, rain
April 14, 2014 - 10:24pm
Typical March weather in eastern North Carolina forced a pair of in-state college baseball rivals to wait until this week to stage their first two meetings of the season.
Freshman forward leaving ECU
April 14, 2014 - 4:33pm
East Carolina freshman Brandan Stith has been granted his release and will transfer to Old Dominion following the conclusion of the spring semester, ECU men’s basketball coach Jeff Lebo announced Monday.
Pirates win in 12 innings
April 13, 2014 - 10:25pm
Charlie Yorgen and Luke Lowery each drove in a pair of runs in the 12th inning to lead East Carolina’s baseball team to a 12-7 victory over Old Dominion in Norfolk, Va., on Sunday.
Solid spring send-off
By Nathan Summers | April 12, 2014 - 10:25pm
East Carolina took a controlled 50-play, coach-and-whistle-filled spring scrimmage and made it look pretty on Saturday afternoon in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.
Defense has its moments in scrimmage
By Nathan Summers | April 12, 2014 - 10:24pm
The East Carolina football team gave its fans a solid offensive showing at Saturday’s annual Purple-Gold scrimmage, but defensive progress in such scenarios can be pretty difficult to chart.
Pirates get first win since 2012
April 12, 2014 - 10:24pm
Led by medalist Wes Conover, the East Carolina men’s golf team posted its lowest round of the tournament to win the River Landing Intercollegiate on Saturday for its first victory of the season.
Big inning for ODU sinks Pirates
April 11, 2014 - 10:24pm
Old Dominion saw its first two leads evaporate against East Carolina on Friday night, but the third one stuck for a 7-3 Monarchs’ victory in the first of a three-game Conference USA series in Norfolk, Va.
Carden, Harvey no spring chickens
By Nathan Summers | April 11, 2014 - 10:24pm
For some East Carolina football players, today is mostly a day to make sure they don’t get injured, but for a handful of others it’s the biggest game of their collegiate careers to date.
Former Pirates abroad
By Tony Castleberry | April 10, 2014 - 10:25pm
Their transition on the basketball court has gone smoothly, and perhaps of equal importance, three former East Carolina Pirates are also getting acclimated in the foreign lands they call home for big chunks of the year.
Pirates put it together
By Ronnie Woodward | April 9, 2014 - 10:25pm
Brett Mabry pitched 51⁄3 innings last weekend against Rice as part of East Carolina’s 2-1 weekend against the Owls that gave the Pirates momentum heading into Wednesday’s home game against N.C. State.
Older, wiser Riley speaks at GGSC
By Nathan Summers | April 9, 2014 - 10:24pm
Lincoln Riley joked to the Wednesday lunch guests of the Greater Greenville Sports Club that one of the key differences between this appearance and his first one about five years ago was that he can grow a beard now.
Gregory ready to prove his worth
By Nathan Summers | April 9, 2014 - 10:24pm
Worth Gregory’s college football career began at one of the meccas of the game, but he hopes his true value will be measured in Greenville.
Pirates host Wolfpack
By Ronnie Woodward | April 8, 2014 - 10:24pm
Fresh off its first-ever series victory against Rice — one of the nation’s most consistent college baseball programs — East Carolina gets another shot at rival N.C. State tonight.
Benton, Hawkins battle at corner
By Nathan Summers | April 7, 2014 - 10:25pm
Looking at DaShawn Benton, it would be tough to call him out of shape.
Pirates rally in ninth
April 6, 2014 - 10:25pm
East Carolina scored a pair of two-out runs in the top of the ninth inning and turned a game-ending double play to claim a 2-1 victory over No. 12 Rice on Sunday in Houston.
Turnover-free day for ECU offense
April 5, 2014 - 10:24pm
The East Carolina football offense turned in a turnover-free performance on Saturday in the team’s final spring scrimmage inside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium before next Saturday’s Purple-Gold game.
Allen looks to lead charge
By Nathan Summers | April 4, 2014 - 10:25pm
The way East Carolina offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley describes it, tailback Breon Allen gave the Pirate football team a different gear last season.
Pirates top Rice, 3-2
April 4, 2014 - 10:24pm
East Carolina snapped a 1-1 tie with host Rice in the ninth inning on Friday night, and the Pirates hung on for a 3-2 upset victory in the first of a three-game Conference USA series in Houston.
Titans release former Pirate
By Teresa M. Walker | April 4, 2014 - 10:23pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The CJ2K era is over in Tennessee, just the latest step by the Titans in their franchise makeover.
Plenty of reps for Pirate linemen
By Nathan Summers | April 3, 2014 - 10:25pm
The only identity crisis on the East Carolina football team this spring is happening on the offensive line, but it’s one of the more positive crises a team can face.