Military Appreciation For Pirates

It's Military Appreciation Weekend at East Carolina University as the purple and gold pay homage to the red, white, and blue.

Military personnel are being invited to this weekends Conference USA match-up against Southern Miss at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium for a discounted price of 15 bucks a ticket for personnel and their families. This includes a free hot dog and Pepsi. East Carolina University is also shuttling personnel to and from local bases to the game, which kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday afternoon.