February 24, 2017

East Carolina baseball coach Cliff Godwin couldn’t hold off a grin Wednesday when asked about playing this weekend’s series against La Salle at Clark-LeClair Stadium.

The Pirates’ last home game was May 15, 2016. Between then and today, ECU (1-3) played 15 straight games away from…

Kobe reflects on final championship

February 24, 2017

The American Athletic Conference championships is a grueling swim meet. It is a four-day event that is structured to pack as much as swimming as possible into daily schedules that create an intense day-to-day approach to the team standings.

East Carolina and veteran coach Rick Kobe arrived in…

Pitt trio to 3rd round

February 23, 2017

South Central’s boys’ basketball team is still alive in the 4-A postseason, heading to the third round Saturday.

But, boy, did the Falcons have to sweat it out to get there.

No. 22 Athens Drive took second-seeded SC to overtime in Thursday night’s second-round matchup, but the…

Pirates roll to first win

February 23, 2017

BUIES CREEK — There was no relinquishing the lead in this one.

East Carolina’s baseball team picked up its first win of the season Wednesday, calmly piecing together a 10-0 victory at Campbell in front of a Jim Perry Stadium record crowd of 1,563. The win for the 11th-ranked Pirates (1-…