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Monday, March 08, 2021
ECU BASEBALL

East Carolina baseball coach Cliff Godwin said Saturday after clinching the 18th annual Keith LeClair Classic with a second win in as many days over visiting Appalachian State that the truest way to honor LeClair would be for the Pirates to sweep the series.

Sunday, March 07, 2021

The East Carolina baseball team beat Appalachian State 10-2 on Sunday for a weekend sweep, which also gave the Pirates the 18th annual Keith LeClair Classic crown in 3-0 dominating fashion and extended their win streak over App. State to 10 games.

College Roundup

After East Carolina basketball’s upset of Houston on Feb. 3, ECU’s regular season ended with a total of five games wiped out by COVID-19 protocols and four losses.

EAST CAROLINA

American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco likes to reference Shane Carden, East Carolina’s former bicep-flexing quarterback who reveled in shredding Atlantic Coast Conference defenses when presented the nonconference opportunity from 2011-14, when breaking down how ECU can fit an…

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East Carolina basketball coach Joe Dooley warned earlier in the week about not knowing how his players might perform during the opening minutes Thursday night against UCF, and it played out that way with the Knights gaining control early in their eventual 64-60 victory that featured the Pira…

Sunday, March 07, 2021

East Carolina basketball coach Joe Dooley warned earlier in the week about not knowing how his players might perform during the opening minutes Thursday night against UCF, and it played out that way with the Knights gaining control early in their eventual 64-60 victory that featured the Pira…

Saturday, March 06, 2021

The math was simple this year in determining first place at the Keith LeClair Classic. East Carolina's wins Friday (13-2) and again Saturday (5-2) over lone opponent Appalachian State clinched host ECU as the 18th annual LeClair Classic champion.

Friday, March 05, 2021

North Pitt senior quarterback Alex Espinosa-Johnson had the Panthers driving down the field in the final five minutes of the first half on Friday night. Trailing 8-6 to Perquimans and trying to pull ahead before halftime, a fumbled hand-off ended the drive and took away the momentum.

The first day of basketball practice back in the fall at Farmville Central High School started in an unexpected way.

Thursday, March 04, 2021

East Carolina's basketball team had a slow start in its return to game action Thursday, and then rallied at times with the night ending as a 64-60 loss to UCF in Minges Coliseum.

Wednesday, March 03, 2021

There were more fans at Clark-LeClair Stadium on Wednesday night compared to previous games in this COVID-19-altered college baseball season, and their patience was tested in a game that lasted nearly 5 hours and saw Old Dominion provide the final big swing.

East Carolina’s men’s basketball team held a regular version of a 5-on-5 practice Monday, which served as a significant breakthrough for participating players only a few days before their return to game action.

WILSON — Wilson Preparatory Academy defeated Williamston Riverside 66-50 Tuesday night in the 1-A East Regional final, leaving the Tigers one step away from securing Wilson's first public school championship in boys basketball since 1984.