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Spurrier talks about Pirates to preview upcoming game Video included


South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier is hoping for better things from his Gamecocks in week two of the college football season. More>>

Local stars continue to shine on Saturday's Video included


I would argue we live in one of the best places to cover football. At the high school level our teams always win state championships, then you get to see many of those players excel in college.

Hardy helps lead East Carolina past N.C. Central in season opener Video included


On a night when star senior receiver Justin Hardy snared a pair of touchdown passes and became East Carolina's all-time leader in receptions, it was a pass he threw that will be remembered as the highlight of the 2014 season-opener Saturday night at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. More>>

ECU hosts N.C. Central in 2014 season opener Video included


East Carolina, which has made bowl appearances in seven of the last eight seasons, will open the new campaign under the direction of fifth-year head coach Ruffin McNeill when the Pirates battle North Carolina Central in a non-conference matchup at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. More>>

ECU Men's Basketball schedule released


East Carolina will make a record 17 national television appearances during the upcoming season as University athletic officials and the American Athletic Conference revealed the Pirates' entire 2014-15 schedule Thursday. More>>

ECU's defense prepares for NC Central Video included


It's game week over at East Carolina as the Pirates continue their preparations for NC Central. More>>

ECU passes 20,000 in season ticket sales


With the start of the Pirates' 2014 football campaign three days away, the East Carolina University Athletics Department has eclipsed the 20,000 mark in season ticket sales for the eighth-straight year. More>>

Shane Carden-Guardian of the Galaxy Video included


Pirate quarterback Shane Carden has already proven that he is the 'guardian' of the Pirate program.Now some are linking him with the summer's biggest movie hit, "Guardian of the Galaxy." More>>

Coach Ruff and staff take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video included


A special event followed ECU's practice Friday morning. More>>

Heather Macy earns contract extension Video included


After approval by the Board of Trustees, East Carolina University has announced a five-year extension of head women's basketball coach Heather Macy's contract that will keep her at the helm of the program through the 2019-20 season, according to an announcement by director of athletics Jeff Compher Thursday afternoon. More>>

Pirates go back to shells for Thursday morning practice Video included


Following its final two-a-day of fall camp, East Carolina returned to Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex for its 17th workout with a two-hour morning session in shells. More>>

Pirates complete final two-a-day Video included


Head Coach Ruffin McNeill and his staff guided East Carolina through a pair of workouts Wednesday to complete its fall two-a-day schedule at Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. More>>

Carden named to Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List


East Carolina senior quarterback Shane Carden is one of 43 players named to the initial 2014 Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List according to a release by the organization Wednesday. More>>

Godwin speaks at Greater Greenville Sports Club Video included


New East Carolina baseball coach Cliff Godwin was the guest speaker at the Greater Greenville Sports Club on Wednesday. More>>

Offense scores three times in first ECU Scrimmage Video included


Shane Carden connected with Justin Hardy on a pair of scoring plays to lead the offense, while DaShawn Benton's 15-yard interception return complemented a four-sack defensive effort during East Carolina's first intra-squad scrimmage of preseason camp Saturday morning at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. More>>

East Carolina takes high-scoring act to new league

East Carolina is bringing its high-scoring offense to a new conference, along with the goal of topping what was the program's best season in two decades. More>>

East Carolina ready for opening scrimmage Video included


East Carolina finalized preparations for its first intra-squad scrimmage of preseason camp with a two-hour workout in shells Friday morning on Hight Field at the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. More>>

Pirates complete second of three two-a-day practice days Video included


East Carolina inched closer to its first intra-squad scrimmage with a pair of team-themed sessions Wednesday at the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. More>>

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