WITN Picks Up Two ECU Basketball Games

GREENVILLE, N.C. --- A pair of East Carolina men's basketball Conference USA games have been picked up for local television coverage and game times have been moved to accommodate the broadcasts.

The Pirates' C-USA home opener against UCF will be televised throughout eastern North Carolina on WITN and is slated for a 7 p.m. tipoff. In addition, ECU's home game versus UTEP on Jan. 26 will also be televised locally and will also start at 7 p.m.

ECU has three additional games that were previously selected to be televised. The Pirates' game against North Carolina on Dec. 15 will be televised at noon on ESPNU and their game at Memphis on Jan. 9 will be broadcast on Fox Sports South at 8 p.m. ET. Its game against SMU on Feb. 23 will be shown locally in the Dallas-Ft. Worth market.