Pirate Fever Is Rising Thanks To The Football Team’s Win Over Southern Miss

The 20-17, overtime victory for the Pirates has ECU students and alumni excited about this football season. And that Pirate fever has people seeking out the purple and gold anywhere they can find it. In Greenville, at the University Book Exchange, owner Don Edwards says it's too soon to see the effects in his store, but his Internet business is booming. Edwards says since the Pirate's big win, his store's Internet activity has doubled and Internet sales are up 50 percent.