East Carolina-North Carolina Kickoff Time Announced

ACC Network to Televise 12:30 p.m. Contest Between Pirates and Tar Heels on Sept. 28

GREENSBORO, NC September 16, 2013 – The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Monday that East Carolina’s Sept. 28 road game against North Carolina will kickoff at 12:30 p.m. (ET) and be aired live on the ACC Network.

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The game will mark the Pirates’ first appearance on the ACC Network since falling to Virginia 35-20 on Oct. 11, 2008 in Charlottesville.

East Carolina, who enters its bye week with a 2-1 record, returns to action at Kenan Stadium for the first of three-straight road games, which also includes Conference USA matchups at Middle Tennessee (Oct. 5) and at Tulane (Oct. 12).

Pirate fans can purchase tickets to the North Carolina game, priced at $60 each, online at www.ECUPirates.com. In-person or telephone purchases are available by calling 1-800-DIAL-ECU or locally at 252-328-4500 or by stopping at the ECU Athletics Ticket Office.