Hard-luck Pirates overachieved
November 29, 2015 - 8:44pm
It was a familiar sight and sound this football season in Greenville.
Pirates lose season finale
By Nathan Summers | November 28, 2015 - 10:25pm
Cincinnati went to the ground and pounded East Carolina out of the postseason on Saturday afternoon.
Seniors wanted better sendoff
By Ronnie Woodward | November 28, 2015 - 10:25pm
Just before noon on Saturday at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, 17 East Carolina football seniors were recognized for senior day and there was a tense undertone of uncertainty that lingered for most of the afternoon.
Summers plays versatile role
By Ronnie Woodward and Nathan Summers | November 28, 2015 - 10:24pm
James Summers was a versatile player for the East Carolina football team on Saturday, which according to ECU coach Ruffin McNeill, is something Pirate fans can expect to see in the future.
Gameday: Cincinnati vs. ECU
By Nathan Summers | November 27, 2015 - 10:24pm
Seventeen men who have been parts of three consecutive winning football seasons and three straight bowl trips at East Carolina would like to make it a perfect four.
Up close with Zeek Bigger
November 27, 2015 - 10:23pm
Q: You are interning at the Children’s Development Center on campus this semester. What have you enjoyed about that?
Pirate women dominate Eagles
November 27, 2015 - 10:23pm
One day made a good deal of difference for the East Carolina women’s basketball team, which leapt back into the win column with an easy 80-62 victory over Eastern Washington on Friday’s second day of play in the Lone Star Showcase in Austin, Texas.
Pirates' shooting problems persist
November 26, 2015 - 10:24pm
B.J. Tyson possibly breaking out of a season-long slump was not enough for East Carolina’s basketball team against Arkansas-Little Rock on Thursday.
Motivation mounting for Cincy
By Ronnie Woodward | November 25, 2015 - 10:25pm
For Cincinnati’s football team, at least part of its motivation for Saturday’s game against East Carolina in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium is to make up for the embarrassment of what happened last week on national television.
No Vegas vacation for Pirates
November 25, 2015 - 10:24pm
East Carolina’s basketball team embarked on a West Coast road trip eight days ago, and the Pirates are still looking for their first victory.
Tests await ECU in Texas
By Ronnie Woodward | November 25, 2015 - 10:24pm
East Carolina women’s basketball players and coaches have talked for weeks — maybe months — about the team’s schedule and how some nonconference tournament games were scheduled to test the Pirates and hopefully strengthen their NCAA tournament resume.
Pirate offense wants more
By Nathan Summers | November 24, 2015 - 10:25pm
Blake Kemp admitted after practice on Tuesday night that he doesn’t ever know if he is going to be East Carolina’s starting quarterback until the team is nearing kickoff each week.
Aztecs steamroll Pirates
November 24, 2015 - 12:02pm
After hanging with California on Friday night, East Carolina’s basketball team probably liked its chances to keep it close in Monday’s game at San Diego State, which lost 49-43 to Arkansas Little Rock on Saturday.
Pirates fall at SDSU
November 24, 2015 - 12:07am
The Daily ReflectorA slow start cost East Carolina at San Diego State late Monday night, leading to a 79-54 win for SDSU that dropped the Pirates’ record to 2-2.
AAC: Bowl picture crowded
By Ronnie Woodward | November 23, 2015 - 10:25pm
The American Athletic Conference bowl picture is already a crowded one, and a few more bowl-eligible teams could be added to the mix by the end of the week.
McNeill stresses team theme
By Nathan Summers | November 23, 2015 - 10:02pm
East Carolina head football coach Ruffin McNeill continued to expound upon a team theme on Monday that he said began before the kickoff of last Thursday’s blowout of Central Florida.
Aztecs up next for Pirates
November 22, 2015 - 10:25pm
After a solid effort in Friday night’s 70-62 loss at No. 15 California, East Carolina’s basketball team continues its West Coast swing tonight at San Diego State.
ECU women move to 5-0
November 22, 2015 - 10:24pm
Senior forward Jada Payne recorded her third straight double-double with 25 points and a career-high 17 rebounds, and the East Carolina women’s basketball team never trailed in a 68-58 victory at Delaware on Sunday.
Payne’s evolving game
By Ronnie Woodward | November 21, 2015 - 10:25pm
Jada Payne went 0-for-2 from 3-point range for the East Carolina women’s basketball team on Tuesday night, but the Pirates still racked up 87 points in a rout of Alcorn State in Minges Coliseum.
No. 15 Cal holds off ECU
By The Daily Reflector | November 21, 2015 - 12:29pm
In its first-ever trip to California, East Carolina’s basketball team put a scare into the Bears.
ECU women school Presbyterian
By Ronnie Woodward | November 20, 2015 - 10:24pm
If the thousands of children in attendance at Minges Coliseum on Friday were tensely waiting for the East Carolina women’s basketball team to establish control against underdog Presbyterian, they saw it near the end of the first quarter and beginning of the second.
Summers: ECU enjoys easy win
November 20, 2015 - 10:24pm
ORLANDO, Fla.Win and advance.There was genuine jubilation emanating from the visitors’ locker room beneath Bright House Networks Stadium late Thursday night.
Back on track
By Nathan Summers | November 20, 2015 - 12:06am
ORLANDO, Fla. — East Carolina’s football players were well drenched by the end of their win over host Central Florida on Thursday night, but it wasn’t because they broke a sweat.
Pirates' sights on Cal
By Tony Castleberry | November 19, 2015 - 10:24pm
East Carolina’s basketball team will chalk up a few firsts in the next four days.
By Nathan Summers | November 18, 2015 - 10:25pm
One football team starving for a late-season winning streak faces a team with absolutely nothing to lose tonight, except a couple more games.