The following scores are from Friday night's conference championship basketball games in Eastern North Carolina.
Playing at home for the first time this season, the ECU softball team picked up a doubleheader sweep in defeating Towson 4-3 in nine innings and Saint Josephs 3-0.
The ECU baseball team used a nine-hit attack and picked up an Opening Day 8-3 win over Western Carolina Friday afternoon at Lewis Field inside Clark-LeClair Stadium.
NCEL drawing for 2-16-18
A big event this weekend in Eastern Carolina is benefiting one group's effort to restore a historic building that has sat largely untouched for nearly 50 years.
Police pulled over a man they say was driving without a license when they say they discovered he was driving impaired.
"If all our government and president can do is send 'thoughts and prayers,' then it's time for victims to be the change," said one student.
"There's no disrespect or insensitivity intended by this long-planned gun show," a statement from organizers said.
It was the strongest recorded earthquake in the area for more than 100 years, according to the British Geological Survey.
Thirteen people were killed and 15 hurt in Oaxaca after a military helicopter carrying Mexico's interior secretary and a state governor crashed.
The Jokhang Monastery in Lhasa, one of the most sacred locations in Tibetan Buddhism, caught fire on Saturday but there were no reports of any casualties.