ODU and Southern Miss games moved to a 7 p.m. tip-off
GREENVILLE, NC October 15, 2013 – A trio of East Carolina men’s basketball games have been picked up for local television coverage and game times have been adjusted to accommodate the broadcasts.
The Pirates’ Conference USA home opener against Old Dominion on Jan. 11 and their home game against Southern Miss on Jan. 25 will be televised throughout eastern North Carolina on WITN and have been slated for a 7 p.m. tipoff. Both games were previously scheduled to begin at 5 p.m.
The renewal of the ECU-UNC Wilmington rivalry has also been selected for a local television broadcast on WITN, Dec. 1 at 5 p.m..
Three ECU games were previously selected for television. The Pirates’ game against NC State at PNC Arena Dec. 21 will be televised at noon on one of the ACC’s 10 regional network partners. Home games against UTEP (Feb. 6) and Charlotte (Feb. 27) will be shown on Fox Sports 1.