Sports – Carolinas

GREENVILLE, NC August 21, 2013 – A pair of East Carolina receivers, senior Justin Jones and sophomore Jabril Soloman, have been declared ineligible for the 2013 season according to an announcement from ECU head coach Ruffin McNeill Wednesday. Jones will complete his career, which included a redshirt season in 2009, […]

Pair of East Carolina Receivers To Miss Season

Preseason Camp Notebook No. 16 – Final Outside Receiver Highlights and Interviews GREENVILLE, NC August 19, 2013 – East Carolina Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill officially completed his fourth fall camp Monday as the Pirates wrapped up the NCAA-recognized preseason period with a two-and-a-half-hour morning practice in full pads at […]

ECU Football Closes Preseason Camp On High Note

Preseason Camp Notebook No. 15 Scrimmage Highlights and Interviews l Photo Gallery l Meet The Pirates Photo Gallery GREENVILLE, NC August 17, 2013 – Running back Cory Hunter’s two-yard touchdown run, outside receiver Isaiah Jones’ and inside receiver Jimmy Williams’ scoring catches were notable plays in East Carolina’s second, and […]

Offense Scores Three Times In Second ECU Scrimmage

Preseason Camp Notebook No. 9 Scrimmage Highlights and Interviews l Photo Gallery GREENVILLE, NC August 10, 2013 – A physical front seven that tallied six tackles for lost yardage to go along with an interception and sack from the Pirate secondary highlighted the defensive unit, while a six-yard scoring strike […]

East Carolina Defense Shines In First Scrimmage

ECU Night is scheduled for Wednesday, August 14 at Five County Stadium GREENVILLE, NC August 8, 2013 – East Carolina Athletics will join forces with Minor League Baseball’s Carolina Mudcats Wednesday, August 14 when the Mudcats host ECU Pirates Night at Five County Stadium in Zebulon, N.C. First pitch is […]

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Preseason Camp Notebook No. 7 Outside Linebacker Highlights Greenville, NC August 8, 2013 – After a pair of physical workouts on Wednesday, East Carolina returned to Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex Thursday for a two-and-half-hour single morning session in shells. Fourth-year head coach Ruffin McNeill and his staff […]

East Carolina Football Returns To Single-Practice Plan

Running Back Highlights GREENVILLE, NC August 7, 2013 – East Carolina returned to Hight Field Wednesday, completing the first of three scheduled two-a-day’s inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. Under the direction of head coach Ruffin McNeill, the Pirates spent just over two hours wearing full pads during the morning […]

East Carolina Pirates Complete First Two-A-Day

Preseason Camp Notebook No. 3 GREENVILLE, NC August 4, 2013 – Following a pair of introductory sessions, East Carolina moved to the next phase of practice putting on shoulder pads during its two-and-half hour workout on Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex Sunday morning. Fundamentals and execution continued […]

ECU Pirates Put On Shells For First Time

Preseason Camp Notebook No. 1 Coach McNeill Post-Practice Interview l Photo Gallery GREENVILLE, NC August 2, 2013 – Fourth-year East Carolina Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill opened the 2013 campaign Friday with a morning walk-through before guiding the Pirates through their first official workout of the season on Hight Field […]

ECU Pirates Football Kick Off 2013 With First Practice

Head Coach Ruffin McNeill and Players Join Fans For Annual Kickoff Event GREENVILLE, NC July 26, 2013 – The 19th Annual Meet the Pirates event, East Carolina’s preseason football fanfest presented by Bright Leaf Hot Dogs, is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 17 inside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium from 5-8 p.m. This year’s […]

Meet The Pirates Event Scheduled For August 17th