East Carolina Pirates

Aug 1, 2017

ECU Football Has The Most Amazing Offer Letters You’ve Ever Seen

It’s going to be hard to say no to an offer from the ECU football program, simply because of the...

Apr 29, 2017

Zay Jones Drafted By Bills While Wearing OJ Simpson Car Chase Shirt

East Carolina wide receiver Zay Jones was selected by the Buffalo Bills with the No. 37 overall pick in the...

Oct 10, 2016

Navy-ECU rescheduled due to flooding by Hurricane Matthew

The effects of Hurricane Matthew continue to be felt as another game has been moved as a result of the...

Oct 1, 2016

ECU band members get booed for kneeling during anthem

East Carolina University band members were met with a chorus off boos for kneeling while playing the national anthem. After...

Aug 22, 2016

Photo: ECU’s Bagwell Field needs re-sodded after concert?

The ECU grounds crew has some work to do ahead of the Pirates’ season-opener. Over the weekend, ECU’s Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium...

Jul 29, 2016

East Carolina wants chance to join Big 12

Of all the AAC teams that have a chance to leave the conference and join the Big 12, the East...

Jun 5, 2016

NCAA baseball tournament 2016: East Carolina advances to Super Regional

The 2016 NCAA baseball tournament is well under way and we have already seen a good share of upsets throughout...

Kurt Benkert to transfer from ECU

The East Carolina Pirates are generally a competitor in their respective conference every year, but after going 5-7 in 2015,...

Apr 26, 2016

Report: Vanderbilt assistant to become East Carolina DC

The Vanderbilt Commodores coaching staff is set to undergo a change. On Tuesday, Thayer Evans of Sports Illustrated reported that...

Dec 22, 2015

Brady Hoke ‘leading candidate’ at for ECU job

Former Michigan coach Brady Hoke is a “leading candidate” for the head coaching vacancy at East Carolina, according to ESPN’s...

Dec 12, 2015

Dec 4, 2015

East Carolina fires Ruffin McNeill after 5-7 season

The East Carolina Pirates had a pretty up-and-down season this year. The team looked to be on top of the...

Dec 1, 2015

5-7 ECU to decline bowl invitation

There are a number of 5-7 teams that are awaiting to see if they will be invited a bowl game...

Nov 4, 2015

ECU athletics announces 10-year partnership with adidas

East Carolina University’s athletic department has agreed to a 10-year exclusive partnership with adidas, starting in July of next year....

Oct 22, 2015

Games to watch from every conference, Week 8

This week is the dead period of the college football season. Many teams are in throw away games this week,...

Sep 11, 2015

ECU Pirates seek revenge in Florida

East Carolina is seeking revenge in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium against Florida this Saturday, in response to losing last year’s...

Sep 4, 2015

East Carolina suspends Trevon Brown three games

East Carolina wide receiver Trevon Brown is suspended for the first three regular season games, after being placed on probation...

Aug 20, 2015

Kurt Benkert named ECU’s starting QB for 2015

Redshirt sophomore Kurt Benkert has been named East Carolina’s starting quarterback for the 2015 season, Pirates head coach Ruffin McNeill...

Aug 7, 2015

Ex-Minnesota, Rutgers QB gets one more chance with ECU

Philip Nelson has had a tumultuous college career to say the least. The rising junior quarterback began his career with...

Jul 29, 2015

ECU dismisses projected starting guard Larry Williams

East Carolina University has dismissed potential starting guard Larry Williams from the program due to an unspecified violation of team...

Jul 26, 2015

Photo: East Carolina unveils new black uniforms

One of the most popular uniform trends in all of sports is adding an all-black alternate to your team’s variety...

Sep 24, 2014

East Carolina Adds Va. Tech’s Chris Mangus

The East Carolina Pirates announced the addition of their newest player, Chris Mangus, who left Virginia Tech in August and...

Sep 20, 2014

ECU Wide Receiever Cam Worthy Suspended Two Games

East Carolina is underway against North Carolina but wide receiver Cam Worthy was a late scratch for the Pirates. Just...

Sep 12, 2014

Campus Sports Exclusive: East Carolina DT K’Hadree Hooker

The East Carolina Pirates entered the 2014 season with high expectations, after winning 10 games and a bowl game in...

Sep 7, 2014

(21) Gamecocks Notch First Win vs. ECU

It wasn’t pretty, but the (21) South Carolina Gamecocks (1-1; 0-1 SEC) notched their first win of the 2014 campaign...