Pirates football


ECU Linebacker Jeremy Grove Announces End Of Playing Career

Multiple On-Field Injuries Sidelines Pirate Defender Who Recorded 246 Stops In Three Seasons GREENVILLE, NC Feb. 21, 2014 – 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. Grove, who helped […]


ECU Football: Terrell Stanley Upgraded to Good Condition

Pirate Defensive Lineman Continues Recovery At Vidant Medical Center GREENVILLE, NC Feb. 17, 2014 – Terrell Stanley, an East Carolina football player who was seriously injured during an automobile accident on Feb. 12, has been upgraded to good condition according to Vidant Medical Center Monday afternoon. The rising junior had been […]


ECU Pirates Celebrate Record-Breaking 2013 Season With Banquet

Carden, Hardy and Magazu Headline List Of 22 Players Honored For ECU’s 10-Win, Bowl-Title Campaign 2013 Honors & Records l Banquet Highlights l Photo Gallery GREENVILLE, NC January 18, 2014 – After one of the most successful campaigns in East Carolina football program history, the 2013 season was recognized, honored and […]


ECU Completes 2014 Non-Conference Football Schedule

Pirates To Host N.C. Central For Season Opener On Aug. 30 GREENVILLE, NC January 10, 2014 – East Carolina announced Friday that the Pirates have added North Carolina Central University to their 2014 non-conference schedule. The game, which will be played August 30 at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville, will mark […]


Derrell Johnson Accepts Invitation To 89th East-West Shrine Game

Senior OLB Tallied C-USA Best 8.0 Sacks In 2013 TAMPA, FL December 30, 2013 – Senior outside linebacker Derrell Johnson has accepted an invitation to play in the 89th East-West Shrine Game, which will be held on Jan. 18 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. Kickoff is slated for […]


Fourth Quarter Surge Carries ECU Past Ohio, 37-20

Vintavious Cooper rushed for a career-best 198 yards, setting a Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl record and leading East Carolina to a 37-20 victory over Ohio on Monday. Final Stats |  USA Today Gallery  | Postgame Notes | Box Score ST. PETERSBURG, FL (AP) December 23, 2013 – Vintavious Cooper rushed for a […]


ECU And Ohio To Meet In Beef `O’ Brady’s Bowl

Pirates, Bobcats Set To Kickoff At 2 P.M. (EST) On ESPN East Carolina Game 13: Ohio Date Monday, Dec. 23 Time 2 P.M. (EST) Location St. Petersburg, Fla. (Tropicana Field) Parking Parking Information Live Game Coverage WNCT 107.9 FM and ECU All-Access Listen Live Internet Coverage Gametracker l Watch ESPN […]


ECU Pirates Football: All Hands On Deck In St. Petersburg – Day 3

Pirates Conduct Third Practice Beach Bash Highlights l Practice Highlights and Interviews Day Three Photo Gallery ST. PETERSBURG, FL December 21, 2013 – It was another great day for the Pirates down in St. Petersburg, Fla. ECU got the day going early with a mid morning practice at Clearwater Central […]


ECU Football: All Hands On Deck In St. Petersburg – Day 2

Pirates cap off second day in Florida with their second practice before heading out on a two-hour cruise. Pirates Cruising In Florida l Practice Highlights and Interviews Day Two Photo Gallery ST. PETERSBURG, FL December 21, 2013 – WOW!!! What a great day it was down in St. Petersburg for […]


Ruffin McNeill’s Pre-Bowl Game Press Conference

ECU Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill Discusses The Upcoming Bowl Game Against Ohio Coach McNeill Press Conference GREENVILLE, NC December 18, 2013 – Fourth-year East Carolina University Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill addressed members of the media prior to the team’s upcoming bowl game against Ohio. The following are selected comments: […]