East Carolina seniors Evan Kruczynski and Charlie Yorgen have been named the American Athletic Conference Pitcher and Hitter-of-the-Week according to an announcement by the league office Monday. It is the first career weekly awards for both players and the first for the Pirates in 2017.
East Carolina freshman guard Elijah Hughes announced via his Twitter page (@elijahhughes4_) Monday afternoon that he is transferring out of the Pirate basketball program.
Former East Carolina punter Worth Gregory has been named a recipient of the University Scholar-Athlete Award by the National Football Foundation (NFF) and College Hall of Fame. The honor will formally be announced during the Bill Dooley Chapter of North Carolina 22nd Annual Awards Dinner held Monday evening at Harvey Hall on the ECU campus.
After day two of the American Athletic Conference Men’s Golf Championships, East Carolina sits in ninth-place after shooting a 303 on the par-71, 7,125-yard Copperhead Course at Innisbrook Resort Monday.
North Carolina juniors Joel Berry II and Theo Pinson will join freshman Tony Bradley in declaring for the NBA draft, though they won't hire agents.