Pirate fans donned purple and gold from head to toe walking the plank to their favorite watering hole. This year's treasure, an opportunity to watch Skip Holtz and his ECU Pirates play in the 50th anniversary of the Liberty Bowl.
Pirate fans from all over the country came out to watch their purple and gold play in the Auto Zone Liberty Bowl it was a Pirate Party for the ages. Tie Breakers in Greenville had it all--cold beverages, food, and fun. Professor O'Cools had a rowdy bunch as well. The hopes and dreams of pirate nation were crushed as the Pirates lost a close one. Pirate fans say they are proud of their hometown team.
Fans say the 2008 season will hold many great memories including knocking off top ranked West Virginia and being crowned the C-USA champions.