July 23, 2016

Antonio King was at Derrell's Scott final state championship game with Havelock High School; he knew about Shawn Furlow's prowess at nearby South Central and he watched enough East Carolina football games while coaching at Durham Hillside High to be aware of Anthony Scott's potential.

King is now…

Pirates add, subtract as camp nears

July 23, 2016

In the college football world, summer is well past its midway point as teams prepare for the annual open of August camps.

East Carolina and first-year head coach Scottie Montgomery have experienced both losses and gains this offseason, causing the tweaking of a roster full of talent but with the…

AAC schools continue Big 12 push

July 22, 2016

STORRS, Conn. — Connecticut’s new athletic director said Friday he is waiting to hear from the Big 12 about its interest level in the school before reaching out with an official pitch to join the conference.

The Big 12’s school presidents on Tuesday moved closer to expansion,…

Pitt has momentum for tourney

July 22, 2016

It could be unrealistic for Pitt County Post 39 to plow through the American Legion baseball state tournament undefeated with the dominance it has displayed recently, but there is no denying the momentum Post 39 possesses.

The Pitt County club has yet to lose in the postseason, sweeping Kinston and…