Akeem Richmond sank eight 3-pointers to finish with 27 points, leading East Carolina past Charlotte 75-68 on Thursday night.
The Pirates (16-13, 5-9 Conference USA) went 12 of 27 beyond the arc. Antonio Robinson finished with 15 points and Caleb White added 14.
Charlotte (14-13, 5-9) shot 45.9 percent from the field to East Carolina's 42.9 percentage, but committed 16 turnovers...
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11 days ago
Akeem Richmond scored 23 points as East Carolina won back-to-back games for the first time since December with a 67-55 victory over Rice on Saturday.
East Carolina used a 15-0 run to build a 24-3 lead with 8:43 remaining in the first half. Richmond scored 14 points during the span. Rice eventually pulled with two points, 46-44 with 9:46 to play. East Carolina answered with an 11...
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16 days ago
It's the offseason and still a few more weeks before spring practices kick off across college football.
In the meantime, East Carolina kicker Davis Plowman and a few of his Pirates teammates are having a little fun.
With his shirt over his head and the ball spinning freely after the snap, Plowman nails a 50-yard field goal.
Plowman only had one field goal attempt last season...
East Carolina University kicker Davis Plowman kicks a spinning football 50 yards through the uprights...with a hoodie over his face.worthgregory's video on InstagramEmbed by embedinstagram.com**Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
GREENVILLE, N.C. - East Carolina rising senior inside linebacker Jeremy Grove officially announced Friday he will step away from college football for medical reasons after a decorated three-year career with the Pirates.
East Carolina says defensive end Terrell Stanley is in critical condition after he and a teammate were involved in a single-car accident in Greenville.
The school said Wednesday that Stanley was being treated at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville after the accident Wednesday morning.
Offensive tackle Isaac Harris was a passenger in a car driven by Stanley to school from their...
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27 days ago
East Carolina defensive end Terrell Stanley is in critical condition following a car accident Wednesday morning, according to a release from the school.
The release says that Stanley was the driver of a car in a single-vehicle accident with offensive lineman Isaac Harris as a passenger. Both players were taken to Vidant Medical Center, but Harris was released after undergoing precautionary...
After a first half with enough whistles for Macy’s parade and a second half of basket trading, Saturday’s East Carolina-FIU game at U.S. Century Bank Arena came down to that standby of effort: rebounding.
FIU got enough of it for a 68-64 win that pushes the Panthers to 10-9 and evens their Conference USA record at 2-2.
Panthers senior forwards Tymell Murphy and Rakeem Buckles...
On Monday the Ohio Bobcats and East Carolina Pirates will face off against one another in the Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl.
Ohio (7-5) and East Carolina (9-3) will each be showcasing themselves in this daytime game on Monday.
Coverage of the game between Ohio and East Carolina will air on ESPN beginning at 2:00 pm ET from Tropicana Field in Saint Petersburg, FL.
The Odds: The East...
Akeem Richmond and Paris Roberts-Campbell each scored 21 points to power East Carolina to an 84-71 win over North Carolina A&T Saturday night.
The Pirates (9-2), coming off a week-long break for final exams, built a 17-point lead in the first half behind Richmond's 15-point effort. Roberts-Campbell had 15 of his points in the second half to help seal the win.
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December 14, 2013
The East Carolina Pirates unveiled their new all-black uniforms for their game against Florida Atlantic on Thursday and they are awesome. Purple and black is a fantastic combination and the gold accents the jerseys perfectly. These jerseys should make their way into the permanent rotation for ECU.
The East Carolina Pirates will be breaking these excellent, all-black uniforms and helmets out against Florida Atlantic for the "Paint It Black" game.
We’ve seen some pretty impressive grocery store displays showing support for local teams before. Recently, we’ve shown you displays from Illinois, Notre Dame, and a local Omaha store stepped up for the College World Series. Now, a Walmart in Greenville, North Carolina is getting in on the fun. Here’s its awesome display supporting the East Carolina Pirates:
If imitation is the greatest form of flattery, what Nebraska did to honor an ailing young boy at its spring game sparked a similar tribute from East Carolina University on Saturday.
The Cornhuskers honored Jack Hoffman by letting him run for a touchdown a week ago.
The good vibe provided a spark for the Pirates, who replicated the act as a kind gesture for 8-year-old Noah Roberts...
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Who: East Carolina Pirates (8-4) vs Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns (8-4)
When: Saturday, December 22nd, Noon EST
Line: Louisiana by 4.5
Jay (0-1 overall, 0-1 ATS): I'm a big fan of the job Mark Hudspeth has done at Lafayette, and I'm honestly surprised that it looks like he's going to make it through another spin of the coaching...