Orlando, FL - East Carolina managed just 8 hits as they dropped the series opener against UCF Friday night, 3-2 in Orlando. ECU trailed 3-0 heading into the 8th inning before rallying to score their 2 runs.
TJ Hose had a solid outing despite getting the loss, going 5 innings and giving up just one earned run. Kyle Roller went 3-4 with an RBI. Ryan Wood drove in the other Pirate run.
ECU fallls to 16-7 overall, 1-3 in the C-USA Standings. Game 2 of the three game set is Saturday at 6:30.