A year ago, if you had asked Jennifer Gillikin what the significance of Nov. 4, 2020 was, she almost certainly would have guessed it to be the day of a particularly significant match for her D.H. Conley volleyball team.
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Like the East Carolina football team as a whole, the Holton Ahlers-to-C.J. Johnson connection is almost in game form.
Friday, September 18, 2020
RALEIGH — N.C. State said Friday afternoon it received permission from the state to allow up to 350 fans to attend its Saturday home football game against Wake Forest.
Some college football teams in North Carolina have not played a game yet. Other teams will not play at all this year.
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
East Carolina’s football team is in game week — without an opponent.
Monday, September 14, 2020
Chips and putts from area golf courses:
East Carolina’s first football game of the season will kick off at noon on Sept. 26.
Sunday, September 13, 2020
Adler Augustin is not in a rush.
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.
Mack McCarthy trained to be a writer in college classrooms and even newsrooms, but people around him were consistent in pushing him to think about coaching.
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
Cornerback Ja’Quan McMillian could be a rising star for first-year coordinator Blake Harrell’s new-look East Carolina defense.
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.
There will be football games in February.
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