ECU hoists AAC baseball trophy
May 24, 2015 - 11:15pm
East Carolina’s baseball players who will be gathered at Buffalo Wild Wings on Monday to watch the NCAA tournament selection show will do so fresh off a championship.
ECU plays in AAC final today
May 23, 2015 - 10:25pm
Connecticut threatened all day against Jacob Wolfe, Joe Ingle and the East Carolina baseball team, but the Pirates never wavered under pressure.
ECU, UH in prime spots
May 21, 2015 - 10:25pm
There has yet to be an upset at the American Athletic Conference baseball tournament in Clearwater, Fla., leaving No. 1 seed Houston and No. 2 East Carolina as the favored teams to play in Sunday’s championship game.
ECU wins in ninth
May 20, 2015 - 10:25pm
After a regular season keyed by one-run wins, East Carolina’s baseball team began play at the American Athletic Conference tournament on Wednesday by rallying for a 4-3 win against Central Florida in Clearwater, Fla.
ECU league schedule announced
May 20, 2015 - 10:24pm
The American Athletic Conference announced home and away opponents for East Carolina’s basketball team on Wednesday.
Pirates in tourney mode
By Ronnie Woodward | May 19, 2015 - 10:24pm
Houston will be trying to lock up one of the 16 NCAA regional host spots this week at the American Athletic Conference tournament in Clearwater, Fla., and the teams behind the Cougars are looking to secure spots in the NCAA field, including East Carolina.
ECU's Godwin AAC top coach
May 18, 2015 - 10:25pm
In his first season at East Carolina, Cliff Godwin was chosen as the American Athletic Conference baseball coach of the year on Monday.
Macy visits Vegas for clinic
By Ronnie Woodward | May 18, 2015 - 10:24pm
In another sign of the times concerning cellphones and technology, East Carolina women’s basketball coach Heather Macy didn’t mind that some people were on their phones while she was speaking during the Nike Championship Basketball Coaches Clinic in Las Vegas earlier this month.
Wright dazzles in debut
By David Ginsburg | May 17, 2015 - 10:25pm
BALTIMORE — Mike Wright’s major league debut was over.
Heston suffers rare bad outing
By MARK SCHMETZER | May 17, 2015 - 10:24pm
CINCINNATI — Getting back to basics is working for Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants.
Pirates secure 2nd place
May 16, 2015 - 5:57pm
East Carolina appeared headed for a calm Saturday stroll after taking a 7-1 lead against host Cincinnati, but instead the baseball Pirates spent the rest of the day hanging on for dear life in an 8-7 win that clinched a three-game sweep for the visiting Pirates.
Pirates win No. 35
May 15, 2015 - 10:24pm
The East Carolina baseball team pulled away from Cincinnati for the second straight day and the Pirates picked up their 35th win of the season on Friday with a 6-4 victory against the host Bearcats.
Roundup: Pirates beat Bearcats
May 14, 2015 - 10:24pm
Hot-hitting Bryce Harman’s triple to begin the fifth inning sparked the East Carolina baseball team, and the Pirates rolled from there for a 7-3 win at Cincinnati on Thursday in the opener of both team’s final American Athletic Conference series.
Love gets Game 1 nod
By Ronnie Woodward | May 13, 2015 - 10:24pm
East Carolina heads into its final American Athletic Conference baseball series of the season with Reid Love in the role that was planned for him before a preseason hand injury.
Pirates win home finale
By Ronnie Woodward | May 12, 2015 - 10:25pm
Hunter Allen was posted at his shortstop position at Clark-LeClair Stadium on Tuesday night, a few feet away from where the Nos. 32, 4 and 42 were painted onto the edge of the outfield grass to honor seniors Allen, Reid Love and Brandon Saunders.
Pirate golfers pressure-free
By Tony Castleberry | May 11, 2015 - 10:25pm
Any pressure-filled scenarios that might present themselves at this week’s NCAA regional golf tournament likely will pale in comparison to the anxiety East Carolina’s men’s team felt when it was crammed into coach Press McPhaul’s office last Monday.
Houston hammers ECU
May 10, 2015 - 10:25pm
East Carolina and a host of others are chasing Houston in the American Athletic Conference baseball standings during the transition into the final week of the regular season.
ECU evens pivotal series
May 9, 2015 - 10:25pm
On one of the most important days of the season for East Carolina's baseball team, the long ball and Reid Love’s pitching paced the Pirates to a 4-1 win at host and American Athletic Conference leader Houston on Saturday.
Hardy adjusts in Atlanta
By MATT WINKELJOHN | May 9, 2015 - 10:24pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — Justin Hardy doesn’t know yet where he will fit in with the Atlanta Falcons.
Foster commits to ECU
May 9, 2015 - 3:20pm
East Carolina’s basketball team landed a commitment from Charles Foster, a 6-foot-1 guard who starred at Vincennes University in Indiana, on Friday.
ECU drops Game 1
May 8, 2015 - 10:25pm
The baseball team wearing red on Friday night at the University of Houston’s Cougar Field drew first blood.
Ingle, Pirates in groove
By Ronnie Woodward | May 7, 2015 - 10:25pm
If it were Major League Baseball, Joe Ingle would likely be classified as a bullpen specialist who is effective with runners on base.
Richmond's life as a pro
By Tony Castleberry | May 7, 2015 - 10:24pm
Adjusting to life as a professional basketball player presented new challenges for Akeem Richmond, but the former East Carolina star has met each and every one of them head on.
ECU baseball: The producers
By Ronnie Woodward | May 6, 2015 - 10:25pm
One sequence on Sunday against Connecticut was a microcosm of the East Carolina baseball team’s top-of-the-order surge in recent weeks that has coincided with the Pirates’ rise to the top of the American Athletic Conference standings.
Carden relishes NFL chance
By Nathan Summers | May 5, 2015 - 10:25pm
Shane Carden endured all the extremes of the NFL draft last Saturday, but the former East Carolina quarterback found a football team at the end of a chaotic day.