GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden knows the best way for the Pirates to earn national attention - beat the big names that annually appear on their nonconference schedule.
The Pirates certainly are doing that against the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Last weekend's upset of then-No. 17 Virginia Tech marked the third straight win for the Pirates against...
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The East Carolina Pirates are probably going to work on downing punts this week during practice.
After Virginia Tech’s punter drilled a beautiful punt Saturday, which bounced near the goal line and could’ve been downed inside the five yard line, five Pirates tried to field the ball, but none of them were able to execute the routine operation.
First, two players went for a jump...
Cam Worthy had a huge day for the East Carolina Pirates with six catches for 224 yards, and quarterback Shane Carden had three touchdowns as the Pirates upset No. 17 Virginia Tech. Carden went 23 of 47 for 427 yards and three touchdowns which were distributed to three different receivers. The 427 yards of passing […]
Shane Carden and the ECU Pirates went into Blacksburg and took care of business against Virginia Tech, beating the Hokies 28-21 after a last-minute touchdown drive that took the lead with just :16 remaining in the game.
It was a colossal win for ECU, which came off a hard-fought loss to South Carolina in Columbia the week prior, and is now seemingly in great position to contend...
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden threw three touchdown passes and scored a rushing touchdown with 16 seconds left to lead the Pirates to a 28-21 upset of No. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday.
Carden completed 23 of 47 passes for 427 yards in carrying the Pirates to their first victory over a ranked team since 2009 when they beat then-No. 18 Houston 38-32 in...
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On Saturday the Virginia Tech Hokies will host the East Carolina Pirates.
With a win over Ohio State last week, Virginia Tech (2-0) has climbed into the top 25. Now they must defeat East Carolina if they wish to stay there.
Coverage of the game between Virginia Tech and East Carolina will air on ESPN beginning t 12:00 pm ET at Lane Stadium in Blacksburg, VA.
The East Carolina Pirates have hard task facing them for the second straight week in a row as they travel to Blacksburg, VA to face the Hokies of Virginia Tech. While the odds are stacked against the Pirates, they should look to upset the No. 17 Hokies, and here are five reasons why.
Reason No. 1 Shane Carden
Here Carden is again making it on the watchlist radar, what a shocker...
On Saturday the South Carolina Gamecocks look to get in the win column as they host the East Carolina Pirates.
No. 21 South Carolina (0-1) is picking up the pieces after a thrashing at the hands of Texas A&M. Meanwhile East Carolina (1-0) would love noting more than to upend the Gamecocks.
Coverage of the game between South Carolina and East Carolina will air on ESPNU and WatchESPN...
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...
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...
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...
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Miguel Paul scored a career-high 25 points as East Carolina pulled away in the second half from North Carolina Central 84-76 Thursday night.
Paul was only 4 of 12 from the field, but hit 15 of 17 free throws for the Pirates (8-4), who have won four straight.
The back-and-forth first half was tied eight times, with East Carolina leading 39-35 at the break.
After the Eagles (7-7...
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December 29, 2011