Special Editions

Saturday, September 19, 2020
Friday, September 18, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020

On the same day the Charlotte-North Carolina football game was canceled two days before its existence because Charlotte has too many offensive linemen in quarantine, East Carolina surged ahead with its practice schedule Thursday and its preparations toward playing UCF on Sept. 26 at Dowdy-Fi…

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

The announcement Monday that East Carolina’s first football game will be streamed exclusively on ESPN-Plus undoubtedly was met with some unpleasant responses by fans, who will need a specific subscription to the streaming service to watch the game.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Some of East Carolina’s football players are now on the scout team, especially mimicking UCF’s high-powered offense during practices, which was a major sign Tuesday the Pirates’ first game is near.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Monday, September 14, 2020

East Carolina’s first football game of the season will kick off at noon on Sept. 26.

Sunday, September 13, 2020
Friday, September 11, 2020

One key to the East Carolina football team's final preseason scrimmage held Friday was there was no predetermined script. The emphasis was for officials and players to dictate pace and down-and-distance.

East Carolina’s football game on Sept. 26 will be void of fans and even band members, cheerleaders and players’ families inside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, but ECU officials are hopeful that could change in October.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Freshmen Mason Garcia and Alex Flinn are leading candidates to be East Carolina’s No. 2 quarterback behind junior starter and Greenville native Holton Ahlers.

East Carolina football’s shift to game mode in a few weeks will increase COVID-19 testing from one test per week to three tests, athletics director Jon Gilbert said in his address to trustees during the ECU Board of Trustees Athletics and Advancement Committee meeting that included the ECU s…

Wednesday, September 09, 2020

The East Carolina baseball team received the American Athletic Conference’s team academic award for the fifth straight year, the league office confirmed Wednesday. ECU already was awarded a fifth straight academic excellence award by the American Baseball Coaches Association.