October 01, 2016

East Carolina will try to renew its football self today and shake off a two-game losing streak against one of the more curious early-season teams in the American Athletic Conference.

Central Florida, perhaps ECU's truest rival from the teams' stints in Conference USA together, both open AAC play at…

Rampants survive, hold off Falcons

September 30, 2016

J.H. Rose football coach Dave Wojtecki would rather his team not have to fight through the kinds of mistakes it made Friday night at South Central.

He was, however, able to rest a little bit easier knowing his team could do so and still hold on for a win.

The Rampants turned the ball over five…

Nzege a trusted and trusting Pirate

September 30, 2016

When his coach starts running down Michel Nzege’s attributes, basketball ability is not first on the list.

Nzege, a senior forward at East Carolina who is called Ziggy or Zig by his coaches and teammates, will probably take that as a compliment.

“He’s what we believe in,”…

Frost, Montgomery set for AAC debuts

September 30, 2016

According to Central Florida's Scott Frost, there is no universal blueprint for a first-year college football head coach.

Both he and East Carolina's Scottie Montgomery finished 2-2 in their first run at nonconference action, but the season hits a new turn Saturday when the Pirates host the Knights…